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Girls STEM Summit – Statewide 2020

Expanding Girls' STEM Career Horizons

A one-day Statewide Summit in Massachusetts for young women in grades 8-12 who love STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math.
Are you interested in a career using Science, Technology, Engineering or Math? Would you like to learn more about emerging careers in these fields?
Then get excited to join other like-minded students at the Girls STEM Summit-Statewide 2020 event; Massachusetts Premier Summit event for girls who are interested and curious about careers in STEM fields! The 2020 Statewide Summit will be held at Wentworth Institute of Technology (WIT) in Boston, MA, on Sunday, April 5, 2020, from 8 am - 4 pm.
  • Date: Sunday, April 5, 2020
  • Time: 8 am - 4 pm
  • Location: Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA
  • Fee: $70.00 per student

During the Summit you:

  • Hear an inspirational keynote speech by a local female leader in a STEM field.
  • Meet successful women working as experts in STEM fields, and work directly with them in hands-on career-specific workshops.
  • Expand your knowledge of STEM industries and emerging career paths.
  • Be inspired to continue taking STEM high school courses applicable to STEM college programs.

Goals for the Massachusetts Girls STEM Summit - Statewide 2020: 

  • Impact and bridge the gap between girls’ passion for the topics and helping them find their way to successful STEM careers.
  • Inspire girls to pursue STEM fields.
  • Fill an important gender gap in STEM jobs today and into the future.
  • Present topics and learning sessions in a way that makes STEM topics interesting, relevant to career paths, and approachable.
  • Provide hands-on career sessions highlighting a variety of STEM industries.

The Massachusetts Girls STEM Summit – Statewide 2020 event is hosted by Jr.Tech, Inc., a 501(C)3 non-profit. Jr.Tech’s mission is to engage 4th–12th-grade students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.  Jr.Tech is proud to announce facility host partner Wentworth Institute of Technology.

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  • * Lunch selection:
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  • * Previous GSS-S Attendance
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For each of the agreements below, please read the terms, check the box to mark your acknowledgement, and type your name to confirm.

Photo, Media and Internet Release for Girls STEM Summit – Statewide

Jr.Tech, Inc., the Girls STEM Summit – Statewide and its sponsors, including but not limited to Wentworth Institute of Technology, reserve the right to use photos (without names) in newspaper articles, press releases, publications and social media communications.

Cancellation Policy for Girls STEM Summit – Statewide

1. A 50% processing fee will be charged for any Girls STEM Summit – Statewide cancellation up to 45 days before the event.

2. No refund of any amount will be provided for cancellations that take place within 45 days of the event.

3. All cancellations must be provided by email to phyllis@juniortech.org to be considered official.

Student Participation Waiver for Girls STEM Summit – Statewide

WAIVER

Jr.Tech, Inc., the Girls STEM Summit – Statewide and its sponsors, including but not limited to Wentworth Institute of Technology, will not be held responsible for injuries sustained while students participate in the event or hands-on activities for Girls STEM Summit-Statewide events.

Inclement Weather Policy for Girls STEM Summit – Statewide

In the unlikely event there is a severe weather advisory on the day of the event, please call 774.994.2097 to hear a recording as to the event being cancelled due to impending major weather conditions. No refunds will be issued due to a severe weather advisory cancellation.

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