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Welcome to BraveTracks! We’re new — and you could help us help you.

We’re all about finding the latest, greatest opportunities and information to help Colorado youth put their talents and energy to good use. No, make that great use.

By aggregating information about everything from teen health and college scholarships to study-abroad programs and job openings, we hope to inspire and create more ways for Colorado teens and young adults to live brave(ly)!

So, here’s the deal: we’re counting on you, yeah, you, for honest input, contributions to our site and blog, suggestions and ideas. Tell us what you want to know more about. Send us news and views you want to share.

DSF to DPS students: College. It’s Possible.

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in College Prep, Scholarships, Uncategorized | 0 comments

DSF to DPS students: College. It’s Possible.

Are you a high school student in a Denver Public School? Is going to college part of your Big Dream? Then you need to check out the Denver Scholarship Foundation, a Colorado non-profit organization whose mission it is to “inspire and empower Denver Public School (DPS) students to achieve their post-secondary educational goals by providing the tools, knowledge and financial resources essential for success.”  The deadline to apply for a DSF Scholarship is April 1, 2015. (more…)

Volunteer opps for animal lovers

Posted by on Jun 11, 2014 in summer 2014, Uncategorized, Volunteer | 0 comments

Volunteer opps for animal lovers

Do you have a soft spot for animals and want to gain experience caring for them? Then it’s time to check out a couple of fun ways to pursue your interest this summer!

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Brighton Youth Commission is now recruiting!

Posted by on May 22, 2014 in Civic Engagement, Leadership Programs, Uncategorized, Volunteer | 0 comments

Brighton Youth Commission is now recruiting!

The Brighton Youth Commission is recruiting dedicated youth ages 11-19 for both the Brighton Youth Commission and the Brighton Youth Corps of Volunteers. The deadline to apply is Thursday, May 29, 2014!

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Serious trailblazers wanted!

Posted by on May 21, 2014 in Cool Causes, Leadership Programs, Uncategorized, Volunteer | 0 comments

Serious trailblazers wanted!

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (“VOC”) is looking for high school students ages 14-18 to participate in its Cairn Program, which brings together students with mentors and experts to participate in monthly outdoor stewardship projects that offer opportunities for environmental education and developing leadership skills. The deadline to apply is August 18, 2014. 

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Apply to CHAT this summer

Posted by on May 19, 2014 in Advisory Boards, Career Prep, Health, Jobs & Internships, Programs, Summer Jobs, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Apply to CHAT this summer

The Colorado Education Initiative and Kaiser Permanente Colorado have partnered to create the Community Health Action Team (CHAT). CHAT is looking for 5 new council members to participate in its 2014 Summer Institute. Applications are due May 31, 2014.

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Be a lax instructor this summer

Posted by on May 17, 2014 in Athletics & Sports, Jobs & Internships, Summer Jobs, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Be a lax instructor this summer

Are you so passionate about lacrosse that you wish you could make it your job? Well, now you can. South Suburban Parks and Recreation is looking to hire lacrosse players to teach clinics for 6 to 14 year olds across the south metro area this summer. The deadline to apply is Friday, May 23, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. (more…)

“God Save The Teens” Art Exhibit TONIGHT

Posted by on May 16, 2014 in Arts & Media, Fun, Life, On the Cheap | 0 comments

Pondering something awesome to do this Friday night? You’re in luck!
Just 2 days until Failure Lab at MCA Denver art opening, GOD SAVE THE TEENS!
Just like always, teens get in free!

Mayor Hancock wants your advice

Posted by on May 14, 2014 in Advisory Boards, Civic Engagement, Leadership Programs, Uncategorized, Volunteer | 0 comments

Mayor Hancock wants your advice

If you are a Denver teen between the ages of 14 and 16 and are interested in local government and issues impacting youth, consider applying to serve on The Mayor’s Youth Commission! The application deadline is Friday, May 30, 2014. (more…)

Summer Leadership Program at Adams State

Posted by on May 13, 2014 in College Prep, Enrichment, Leadership Programs, Programs, Scholarships, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Summer Leadership Program at Adams State

The Adams State University Office of Student Life is now accepting applications from rising juniors and seniors for the 3rd annual Summer Latino Leadership Summit, July 6-9, 2014. The deadline to apply is June 1, 2014 (discount for early registration by May 15, 2014).

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Bank a year with the YAC advisory board

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Advisory Boards, Business, Career Prep, Leadership Programs, Programs, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Bank a year with the YAC advisory board

If you’re a student interested in learning more about banking, business, nonprofits, philanthropy and leadership, consider applying for the Young Americans Center for Financial Education Youth Advisory Board, based in Denver. The deadline to apply is June 28, 2014.

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