American Mensa Gifted Youth Programs and Benefits
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American Mensa offers a wide range of benefits and programs for youth. Let us share them with you!

American Mensa offers a wide range of benefits and programs for youth. Let us share them with you!

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  • 1. Programs and benefits for gifted youth
  • 2. Youth are welcome in american mensa, and we offer a wide range of membership benefits for them.
  • 3. Young Mensan magazine (ym2) us.mensa.org/ym2magazine
  • 4. Written by and for Young Mensans, YM2 is a quarterly e-zine that allows Young mensans across the nation to connect with each other.
  • 5. Mensa honor society us.mensa.org/mensahonorsociety
  • 6. The mensa honor society is open to members of american mensa between the ages of 10 and 18. it recognizes academic commitment, character, service, and participation outside of academics.
  • 7. contests us.mensa.org/gycontests
  • 8. The quarterly contests invite young mensans to share their talents and interests (and win some great prizes).
  • 9. Contest results and entries are published in YM2.
  • 10. scholarships mensafoundation.org/scholarships
  • 11. Some of the scholarships offered by the mensa foundation are available only to members of american mensa.
  • 12. Mensa bulletin us.mensa.org/bulletin
  • 13. Twice a year, the mensa bulletin features an article specifically for parents of young mensans on topics ranging from creativity to working with schools.
  • 14. discounts
  • 15. In addition to the discounts available to adult members, american mensa offers special discounts for young mensans for online learning programs through top tier universities and more.
  • 16. Book parade us.mensa.org/bookparade
  • 17. Young mensans review books from well-known publishers. The reviews are published on amazon and other sites, in ym2, and sent to the publisher.
  • 18. They are also shared on our pinterest board.
  • 19. Social interaction
  • 20. Many local groups have gifted youth coordinators who plan events, coordinate resources, and help parents of gifted youth connect with each other.
  • 21. Annual and regional gatherings ag.us.mensa.org
  • 22. The mensa foundation sponsors amazing programming for kids at annual gatherings, and many regional gatherings feature youth programming as well.
  • 23. International facebook group
  • 24. The facebook group is open to Young mensans around the world ages 13 - 17.
  • 25. resources
  • 26. With a full-time Gifted Youth Specialist on staff, American Mensa is constantly growing the depth and breadth of its resources for youth and their families.
  • 27. intangibles
  • 28. Thanks for letting us share what we offer.
  • 29. For more information, please visit us.mensa.org Or email giftedyouth@americanmensa.org.
  • 30. For more information on what the mensa foundation offers gifted youth around the world, please visit mensaforkids.org Or read more here.