The Delaware Teen Science Café is designed for teens by teens in our community to engage in STEAM-related topics delivered by local experts in the field.

A typical Delaware Teen Science Café may consist of food, collaboration, special guest speakers, activities, and more. This program is specifically designed for grades 7-12.

Delaware Teen Science Café events for the 2022-2023 school year: Fridays, October 7, January 6, and March 10.

The Teen Leadership Team

The Teen Leadership Team is responsible for hosting the Delaware Teen Science Cafés. Teen Leadership Team members select the Café topics and prepare presenters, advertise and draw other teens to the Cafés, and assist in the planning and implementation of activities related to the Cafés.

Apply to join the Delaware Teen Science Café Leadership team

2023-2024 School Year

  • The Teen Leadership Team plans and hosts Teen Science Cafés during the school year. Activities include creating themes, preparing presenters, marketing, and building leadership skills.
  • Applicants for the Teen Leadership Team must be in grades 9-12.
  • The program runs through the school year, August through May.
  • Hours count towards school community service requirements.

Application Deadline: May 15, 2023

The Teen Science Café Network

The Delaware Teen Science Café is part of the Teen Science Café Network. Teen Science Cafés are out-of-school programs are a free, fun way for teens to explore the big advances in science and technology affecting their lives. Teens and STEM experts engage in lively conversations and activities to explore a topic deeply.