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:
- Experience 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.