Applications are open for the New York Academy of Sciences “1000 Girls, 1000 Futures” Program 2022 for Young Women in STEM. The 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.
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!
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.
1000 Girls, 1000 Futures participants are enthusiastic learners with a passion for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
Qualified mentors for 1000 Girls 1000 Futures are:
1000 Girls 1000 Futures is a virtual program. To participate, students must have access to at least one communication device, such as a smartphone, tablet, laptop, computer, with an internet connection.
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.