Expanding Girls' STEM Career Horizons
Welcome to the Girls STEM Summit LIVE 2021 - a new, live, online format for 2021 hosted by Jr.Tech.
Since 2011, Jr.Tech has hosted twelve in-person Summits, creating the premier Massachusetts STEM event for high school girls in grades 8-12. The Summit serves girls interested in pursuing STEM degrees and exploring STEM career choices.
Jr.Tech is passionate and committed to inspiring the next generation of female STEM professionals and helping to close the Gender Gap in STEM careers. That is why Jr.Tech steadfastly researched, transitioned, and is committed to bringing you a LIVE online summit via Zoom due to today’s challenging in-person restrictions.
Get ready to join us. Girls STEM Summit LIVE 2021 is going to be a great experience full of information and inspiration!
- Who: Girls in grades 8–12 interested in exploring STEM fields and career choices
- What: Girls STEM Summit LIVE 2021
- When: Hosted online two Saturday mornings via Zoom
- Dates: Since the Summit will be online, it has been split into two half-day sessions. Saturday, April 3, 2021, 8:30 am-Noon Saturday, April 10, 2021, 8:30 am-Noon
- Fee: $65 (both individual and group registrations available)
Girls attending Girls STEM Summit LIVE will:
- Meet female STEM experts.
- Attend stimulating career track sessions.
- Hear an inspirational keynote speech by a female leader in a STEM field.
- Be exposed to STEM industries and career options by joining four featured career tracks.
- Hear best practices for applying to colleges with STEM degree programs.
Goals Girls STEM Summit LIVE 2021:
- 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.
- Highlight a variety of STEM industries.
Note, the Summit is open to all persons who identify as female, non-binary, or other gender identity or expression.
The Girls STEM Summit LIVE 2021 online 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.
This registration link is for schools and other organizations who wish to purchase a block of seats. This form collects information about your school or organization and primary contact information. Once you have completed the registration form for your group you will receive an automated confirmation from FamilyID and an email from Rachel Arno of Jr.Tech. This email will provide an online registration link that will ask for individual student information, signed waiver information, and a deadline to obtain information.
Jr.Tech is happy to provide an invoice for groups requiring a purchase order (PO) to process payment. However, please note that 100% payment is required within 2 weeks of registration, even if a PO is provided. We ask that the group contact notify the business office about the payment timeline. Alternatively, a school representative may opt to make the payment directly with a credit card and request reimbursement from the school department.
- Up to 2 teachers or faculty representatives may participate in Girls STEM Summit LIVE at no cost.