Since 2015, The Citizen Science Lab is proud to serve as a partner to the residents of Pittsburgh’s Hill District. We provide free services for the Hill District through our partnerships with Miller African Centered Academy, Pittsburgh Milliones (UPrep), The Pitt CEC, Manchester Academy Charter School, Urban Academy Charter School, and other Hill community organizations.
While The Citizen Science Lab has moved our physical location out of the Energy Innovation Center, the organization has still maintained a significant presence in the Hill District in order to continue our outreach to Hill residents.
TCSL also actively recruits volunteers, staff and board of directors from the rich neighborhoods of the Hill District community. If you know of someone who is interested in learning more about our work, please have them contact us.
Free programs sponsored by our partners to increase underrepresented youth interest in STEM.
Underwater robotics program where students build Remotely Operated Vehicles.
Sponsored by Eden Hall Foundation
Students learn to safely operate drones to capture video footage.
Sponsored by The Buhl Foundation
International synthetic biology competition.
Sponsored by the RK Mellon Foundation
Amgen Biotech Experience
Teacher training and equipment access to support the integration of biotechnology research techniques into high school laboratories.
Sponsored by the RK Mellon and Amgen Foundations