The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is now accepting applications from teens to join its Teen Advisory Group (TAG). The TAG meets online and by conference call four to six times a year to share thoughts and feedback about NIDA for Teens materials, the Web site, and other program components. Since 2009, the TAG has been critically important in helping NIDA reach teens with engaging information about drug abuse and addiction.
-All teens in grades 8‒11 are welcome to apply.
-The TAG will meet online for 1 hour, four to six times during 1 year. TAG members receive a $25 stipend for each discussion in which they participate.
-Discussions will be held in the evening via webinar and conference call.
-The TAG will start in September 2013 and end in August 2014.
Email NIDATAG@iqsolutions.com to request an application. Applications are due June 30, 2013