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One-to-one mentoring from real scientists and engineers two virtual meetings per month Coursework, completed at your own pace, emphasizing college readiness, leadership, communication, and critical thinking. The opportunity to network with an awesome group of peers and female STEM professionals through social interaction, message boards, online events, and activities such as an optional Book Club.
This is a safe, fun place to be a smart girl! WHEN can I fit this into my schedule? WHERE does the program happen? All mentoring meetings, coursework, and networking takes place on our fully integrated, safety protocol-enabled, moderated platform, which was designed by Mentor Resources! HOW can you offer this program at no cost to all participants? We believe that layered mentoring from peers and relatable role models will bring important future scientists, mathematicians, technologists, engineers, innovators, and leaders into in the career pipeline.
Navigating the world of STEM can be challenging, especially for young women. Flexible schedule No need to meet with your mentor in person. A global network of amazing women You have the chance to meet hundreds of girls and women who are as passionate about STEM as you are. Our online platform makes it easy to connect with all of them.
My mentor prepared me for college by helping me discover student organizations, research and internship opportunities, and other venues to develop my passion.
Applying is easy. Mentorship is free. Create an account on the next page. Fill out and submit the application please set aside minutes to fill it out.
Receive an email confirmation from us. Wait for us to pair you with your mentor! Note: it may take us a few weeks to match you with a mentor, so please be patient with us! The future of STEM is powered by women. The start to your future in STEM awaits. The program starts February and ends December 11 months.
Plus, you can complete it online, at your own pace, with the guidance of your mentor! Tell them the New York Academy of Sciences, one of the oldest scientific institutions in the world, is offering a free, one-on-one STEM mentorship for high school girls from around the world.
The Academy is committed to helping young women foster their skills and connect with other like-minded women in a safe, friendly, online environment. Convenient online mentoring All you need is an internet connection and a desire to give back — you can mentor virtually from anywhere in the world. When I heard about Girls, Futures, one of the first things I thought was that I wished I had this while I was in high school. I wanted to be the mentor that I wished I had. Complete and submit an application please set aside 15 minutes of your time.
Hear back on the status of your application from us over email. Note: it may take us a few weeks to match you with a mentee, so please be patient with us!
Apply today! You only have to touch base with your student 2x a month. The program is built with flexibility in mind so that you and your student have enough time to work around your busy schedules. No problem. We recruit many first-time mentors. Thank you for your interest in Girls, Futures.
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