Programs and Activities

The Princeton Youth Program for Civic Engagement (“PYC”) works alongside our schools and community partners to provide civic learning programs and activities for elementary, middle school and high school aged citizens to help build the foundation for lifelong civic engagement. 

Get involved and explore some of our upcoming programs.


Summer of Civics

Summer is a great time for students to build their civic knowledge and explore their role as active citizen. Explore ideas for your young citizens including a civics reading list, resources, and recommended activities to help students get excited and explore their role in their community over summer break. Elementary

PYC Social Pioneers

Have a good idea for how to make the community better? Students entering 8th-12th grade should apply to participant in a new program and network of peers, mentors and facilitators to development their project and to present it to a panel at a public pitch event. Middle School; High School

constitution day poster contest

Celebrate Constitution Day (September 17th) by designing a unique poster that shows the features of the U.S. Constitution including how you benefit from the freedoms it guarantees! Selected posters will be displayed throughout the fall. Download entry form. Elementary; Middle School; High School

Learn about some of our past programs here