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Resources for Young Mensans

Gifted youthYoung Mensans (under age 18) are one of the fastest-growing segments of American Mensa’s membership, and Mensa has a full-time Gifted Youth Coordinator who supports Young Mensans and their families.

Learn more about gifted youth admission

We understand your desire to see your son or daughter enjoy his or her ability, as well as challenge it, and we can help you with resources and information on raising a gifted young person or acquring the right teaching materials. Other cost-savings include:

GiftedandTalented.com, the premier online community for accelerated learners K-12 and the parents and educators that support their development. Guided by ongoing research at Stanford University, GiftedandTalented.com offers innovative computer-based, multimedia courses in mathematics, english language arts, science and computer programming. Mensa members receive a 15% discount in addition to a 10% discount off enrollment when you select auto re-enrollment. Email our Gifted Youth Coordinator with your child's member number to obtain the discount code.

The Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth identifies and develops the talents of the most advanced K-12 learners worldwide. The Center offers Young Mensans a 10 percent discount on their online courses. When applying, young Mensans must provide proof of current membership via a copy of their up-to-date membership card. This discount is not available for summer programs.