STEMEd for Girls

Are you interested in the STEM fields and all the potential they hold—especially for girls like you?

STEMEd for Girls is an exciting program is created for girls in middle and high school—with a particular focus on girls of color—and the people who support them. Whether girls are just starting to explore interest in science, technology, engineering, or math, or have already decided to major in STEM in college, this program will help them prepare for the journey from 9th grade to 12th grade.


STEMEd for Girls is a series of lively, informative and engaging virtual workshops that will pave the way for your success as you move through high school, into college and eventually on to your career. Designed for those who want to stand out among their peers, the program:

  • Demystifies the world of STEM and shows how accessible—and exciting—these fields can be.
  • Explores the different subject areas that you can choose as a college major, including biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, mathematics, and technology/computer science.
  • Shows the many types of lucrative jobs and careers a STEM education can prepare you for.
  • Connects you up with a STEM Ambassador who can inspire and guide you in your education and beyond.
  • Works with your parent, guardian or caregiver to make sure you have all the support and encouragement you need on your pathway to STEM.

Gain confidence, have fun, get inspired—and join a national community of girls and women excited about the endless opportunities in STEM.

Learn more about the successes of the summer 2022 sessions and about our plans for the future.

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AAUW STEMEd for Girls is supported by the Arconic Foundation and the Baxter International Foundation.

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