Especially for Girls

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Local experiences

Girl Scouts Earn STEM badges and attend STEM-related events.
Coding & Cupcakes An introduction to coding to enjoy with your parent from Kansas City Women in Technology.
SWENext The student chapter of Society of Women Engineers
Girls Who Code Join a club or start one of your own!

Projects, competitions and scholarships

#builtbygirls Connect with female mentors from major tech companies and pitch your tech products.
Made with Code Coding projects and inspiration for all ages.
NCWIT The National Center for Women & Information Technology sponsors the Aspirations in Computing competition and more.
Project CS Girl Competitions and events for middle school and beyond.
Technovation Team competition invites girls to identify a problem and build an app and business plan to solve it.
Society of Women Engineers Scholarships + Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day for middle and high school students.
Code Like a Girl Advice for high schoolers: programs, scholarships, resume tips and more.
Engineer Girl Explore engineering careers, find competitions.


The Girls in Tech KC movement is working to encourage all girls to explore tech and computer science. Come see what exploring the field can offer you!

Explore STEM careers online

Local STEM professionals and students share why STEM matters for girls. Check it out and then explore ways you can dive in!

How to close the gender gap

Explore this five-part webinar series to see what’s working and where we can improve efforts to close the STEM gender gap in Kansas City’s K-12 educational landscape.

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Understanding the gender gap