BansonNYC | Real Life Tours Through Your Dream Career

Fashion Week Adventure

February 8 - February 12, 2024 - sold out

September 5 - September 9, 2024

The program will be 5-days long with at least two of those days being focused on fashion shows and all that goes into the execution of these fabulous events. Students will stay in a deluxe hotel in midtown with their friends/relatives or they will be matched up with other participants of the program. Our program begins at noon on Thursday and ends on Monday, at 2:00 pm. We accept applications on a first come, first served basis with a maximum of 20 participants accepted. Please complete the Fashion Week Application or simply contact Banson NYC at (917) 328-1469 or for more information.

Spring Break in NYC

March 10 - 15, 2024

Are you still trying to figure out your plans for Spring Break?  Would you love to network and make connections to possibly land a fashion internship in NYC?  If so, then you will be happy to know that Banson NYC will be offering a week in March 2024 teaching college students the fundamentals of the fashion industry by providing an insider's perspective.  We will design the program to spotlight a wide variety of careers ranging from merchandising, media, design, styling, buying, blogging, public relations and production to name a few. You will participate in an Assortment Planning Seminar to learn more about the buying process and a Professional Etiquette Seminar to get pointers on how to land an internship/entry-level job and how to be successful in it. The program is 5 nights and 5 days long. We accept applications on a first come, first served basis.

2024 In-Person Fashion Summer Camps 

Session A: June 23 - June 28, 2024 

Session B: July 14 - July 19, 2024 

Banson NYC is excited to offer 2 In-Person Fashion Summer Camps for high school students in 2024. Each camp is a week-long.  The programs will be dynamic, interactive and fun! We accept applications on a first come, first served basis.  See Fashion Summer Camps or Virtual Summer Camps tab for details.

Paris Week Adventure

November 3 - November 10, 2024

This program will be 7-days long with 4-days of industry appointments, a fashion show, visits to the Musee Yves Saint Laurent and the Palais Galliera, a guided tour of a private perfume factory, a beauty class at the flagship Sephora on the Champs-Elysees and even a 2-Day Paris Museum Pass to explore well-known attractions. Participants will stay in a deluxe hotel in Paris’s City Centre neighborhood with their friends/relatives or they will be matched up with others on the program. Our program begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday and ends the following Sunday. We accept applications on a first come, first served basis with a maximum of 20 participants accepted.

What is Banson NYC?

Banson NYC was founded in November, 2008 to provide students with a "real life" tour experience of the fashion industry in New York City.  Holland Grumieaux, President/Founder, spent almost twenty years in this field prior to launching Banson NYC.  She personally designs 1-5 day itineraries in New York that complement the learning experience in the classroom...


Meet The Team and Chaperones!

Before founding Banson NYC in November, 2008, Holland had been a Senior Vice President at Jones Apparel Group (JAG) for five years.  She oversaw the Juniors and Girls divisions for the Jeanswear Group.  During this time she launched and managed sales teams for three different branded businesses with retailers such as Kohls, Mervyns, Sears, Macy's, Carsons/Bon Ton and Belk as well as a private label program for all divisions of Macy's....


Check out the Banson NYC Programs!

Have you ever dreamt of seeing real live runway fashion shows in NYC?  Are you in high school or college and are longing to spend a week learning the fundamentals of the fashion industry while living like a local in a dorm on the Upper East Side or in a trendy hotel in midtown?  If so, check out our programs to find out which would be the perfect fit!

Programs Include:
  • NYC Fashion Summer Camps (both In-Person and Virtual)
  • Fashion Week Adventures
  • NYC Bridal Week Adventures
  • Customized Fashion Study Tours for Individual Schools


Browse Through Our Photo Gallery of Previous Programs!

Interested in one of our programs?  Check out what's in store for you by scrolling through the photo gallery of previous programs!


Read Through Student, Parent and Teacher/Professor Testimonials!

Wanting to learn more about the Banson NYC Programs through the eyes of previous students and their parents?  Click below to read about their experiences along with internship opportunities that became available to some students while networking during our tours!


Read More About What May Come of Networking on a Banson NYC Trip!

Banson NYC provides endless networking opportunities throughout the trips!  Whether it is building a relationship with people you may meet outside of the Banson group, or even staying in contact with Holland, the President/Founder, can provide great internship opportunities!


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