Career and College

This curated list of websites is a great place to start exploring careers in STEM and the steps you can take to prepare for what’s after high school and beyond.

Career Exploration

Biotech Institute

This site for high school students offers information about biotechnology as a career, downloadable lab activities and resource guides.

Career Cornerstone

Provides career information, profiles, video clips and advice on educational pathways to specific STEM careers.

Discover Engineering

Learn what engineering is, explore careers within the field and check out informational videos and games.

Engineer Girl

Designed for middle school girls, Engineer Girl helps explore opportunities in engineering through profiles of women in the field and offers advice about classes to take in high school.

Engineer Your Life

Targeting high school girls, this site showcases dream jobs and inspiring women in engineering and includes sections for parents and counselors.

FabFems

FabFems profiles women from a broad range of STEM professions.

I-SEEK Careers: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

A section of a broader career-planning site, the content includes lists of STEM occupations, career paths and related degrees.

Master’s In Data Science

An explanation of career opportunities in data science.

Women in STEM

Find career options, scholarships, interviews with women working in STEM careers and more.

STEM Credentials and Resource Listing

A list of licenses, education and industry certificates and post-secondary degree options in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Health Sciences Credentials and Resource Listing

A list of licenses, education and industry certificates and postsecondary degree options in health sciences.

What’s Next? Mapping Out College, Military and Other Options for After High School

National Society of Professional Engineers

Learn what it takes to become a licensed professional engineer and find resources for students.

ABET Accreditation

Some careers in STEM require ABET accreditation. This site will help you locate qualifying programs.

Pathways to Technology

This multimedia project highlights technology degree programs at community colleges.

Medical Assistant Certification

This site includes degree guides, a career center and directory of accredited campus and online medical assistant programs.

STEM Inspiration and Activities

Internet Science and Technology Fair

An online investigation in science, engineering and other technical fields for students to understand the innovation process.

It Ain’t Rocket Science

Time Warner Cable’s award-winning TV digest introduces parents and kids to some of the coolest opportunities, events and careers in STEM.

Made with Code by Google

An inspiring introduction to the power of coding.

Girl Scouts’ STEM Superstars Guide

Tips for volunteers and parents to help girls make the connection between STEM and their own interests and passions.

Local Scholarship Resources

Avila University’s Advancing Cohorts of Excellence in STEM Scholarship

Missouri Society of Professional Engineers, Western Chapter

STEM Scholarship Resources

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering

Society of Manufacturing Engineers

FIRST Robotics

Engineer Girl

Project Lead the Way

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship Program

ASCO Industrial Automation Engineering College Scholarships

ASHRAE Undergraduate Engineering Scholarships

American Welding Society’s John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship

Columbia Crew Memorial Undergraduate Scholarships

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

ASM Materials Education Foundation Scholarships

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ Charles LeGeyt Fortescue Scholarship

Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation Scholarship

Society of Manufacturing Engineers Scholarships

Institute of Industrial Engineers Scholarships

American Society of Mechanical Engineers Foundation Scholarships

Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers Scholarships

Society of Plastics Engineers Scholarship Program

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships

Minerals, Metals & Materials Society Scholarships

ACIL Academic Scholarships

National Space Club Keynote Scholarship

Lists of STEM Scholarships

Scholarships for Computer Science Majors

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