March 15, 2023
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Happy March from STEMinist! Join us in celebrating Women's History Month! In this issue read all about the history of Women in STEM, ways to get involved, and more! Get inspired and get involved with all the STEM news that STEMINIST brings to you! This includes upcoming events, internships, and news about you and your peers.
Celebrate Women's History Month!
The Exelon STEM Academy is all about encouraging young women to pursue careers in STEM. This Women's History Month help us celebrate and honor women in STEM all past present and future!

Click below to listen to Alexis Scott in a TedTalk all about embracing being a woman in STEM!
The 2023 Exelon Foundation STEM Leadership Academy is now open!
Who Should Apply?

  • Young women currently in 10th or 11th grade (Class of 2024 or 2025)
  • Young women who live in:
  • Washington DC
  • Maryland
  • Delaware
  • Pennsylvania: In the PECO service area of Philadelphia and its PA suburbs
  • New Jersey: In the Atlantic City Electric service area of southern New Jersey
  • Illinois: In the ComEd service area of northern Illinois
Academy Dates and Locations:

JULY 9, 2023 - JULY 14, 2023 

JULY 23, 2023 - JULY 28, 2023 

JULY 30, 2023 - AUGUST 4, 2023
Help us spread the word!

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Spanish flyers:

STEM on the Web
ComEd Future of Energy Scholarship
The ComEd Future of Energy Scholarship application is open for Illinois students in the ComEd service area.  The scholarship provides adults with up to $10,000 in a scholarship designed to be used towards college tuition and related expenses. The top three to four applicants will also receive an internship offer, pending successful completion of the hiring process.

For more information or to apply click below!

Breaking In: Women in STEM
Visit this virtual exhibit designed by the National Women's History Museum all about the history of Women in STEM!

Learn all about the first Women in STEM and how they helped advance us to where we are today!
Celebrate PI Day!
National Pi Day is widely celebrated among students, teachers, and science fans alike.

Click below to read more and to find out what makes pi so special, how it’s used to explore space, and how you can join the celebration with resources from NASA.
In-person STEM events near you!
STEMCON at College of DuPage
STEMCON is a public event designed to inspire and educate K-12 students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. This family-friendly event encourages scientific discovery through hands-on activities and demonstrations while providing the opportunity to learn about scientific careers from actual researchers, industry representatives and STEM educators.

Saturday April 29, 2023
10am CT to 4pm CT
425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
The Exelon Foundation STEM Leadership Academies have finished, but we are still enjoying hearing from participants...
STEM Scholarships for 2023
Do you see yourself going from high school to college? Visualize your graduation day and then your move in day to the college/university/trade school of your choice.

Do you need help to finance this vision?

We have compiled a list of websites that have scholarships that might fit you!
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