Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will host a GOALS for Girls Summer Intensive Program.
The GOALS (Greater Opportunities Advancing Leadership and Science) for Girls program aims to promote the awareness of science, technology, engineering, and math and nurture leadership and social skills for middle and high school girls in New York City. Along with the summer program, it also includes opportunities for GOALS alum to participate in a paid internship-mentorship program. In an effort to include more teens, youth and the wider community, free events are offered throughout the school year, with themes ranging from STEM, humanities, history, and college-career development.
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY MONDAY, MARCH 14TH.
The GOALS for Girls Summer Intensive is a free STEM program for girls in eighth or ninth grade who are New York City residents and attend a school in the five boroughs. The program runs for six weeks, from July 11, 2022 to August 19, 2022. Intrepid Museum is planning to deliver an in-person GOALS for Girls Summer program for accepted students.
Throughout the six-week summer program, GOALS students will:
Engage in unique STEM experiments and projects at the Museum
Sharpen public-speaking skills by presenting to fellow students, staff, and invited guests
Collaborate with peers from across New York City
Visit various STEM organizations in the five boroughs
Learn about careers in STEM fields from women who will share their personal professional journeys
Girls who complete the GOALS for Girls Summer Intensive will receive recognition and continued support with:
A certificate of completion
Join the larger GOALS for Girls alumni network
Invitations to attend Teen Events throughout the school year
A network of like-minded young women who are interested in STEM careers and support one another’s pursuits
Recommendations to participate in other STEM programs in the city
An opportunity to take the next step in their college and career path by applying for an internship at the Museum
Applications are NOW available.
To learn more about the Summer program, register and join them on choice GOALS Virtual informationals. Click here for more information and to register upcoming dates/times.