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The program, which matches girls with individual mentors, includes the following: 

  • One on one assistance with STEM homework
  • School-year support with both STEM and school topics
  • A full week summer session with both lab and near-peer mentors at Girls Inc. of Santa Fe, Ghost Ranch, and at various Los Alamos National Laboratory sites 

Girls in STEM program objectives

  • Ameliorate girls’ attitudes towards STEM study
  • Increase the likelihood that girls will pursue STEM study and/or careers
  • Develop leadership capacity through mentoring that supports continuous improvement in networking and academic achievement