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1000 Girls, 1000 Futures 2021 for Young Women in STEM


1000 Girls, 1000 Futures 2021 for Young Women in STEM

Deadline: 31 July 2021
Open to: young women ages 13-17 from around the world interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)
Benefits: mentorship, leadership coursework, and networking

Description

Applications for the 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures 2021 are now open. 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures is a groundbreaking initiative designed to engage young women interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), and advance their pursuit of STEM careers through mentoring and 21st-century skills development.

1000 Girls, 1000 Futures empowers young women to learn independently and work collaboratively on Launchpad, the Academy’s unique online learning platform. On Launchpad, students complete the coursework at their own pace and apply their skills to work on different projects with their peers. Mentors are available to guide students throughout the program, from navigating the college application process to setting career goals.

Eligibility

For Students

1000 Girls, 1000 Futures participants are enthusiastic learners with a passion for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

For Mentors

Qualified mentors for 1000 Girls 1000 Futures are:

Benefits

The New York Academy of Sciences invites young women ages 13-17 around the world to join 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures to receive mentorship from female STEM experts, gain access to college readiness and leadership coursework, and network with other girls passionate about STEM!

How to apply?

Applications are due by July 31, 2021 at 11:59 pm UTC. Admission decision notifications will be sent between September 1 and 15, 2021.

For more information, visit the official website.



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