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Kudos to Wooden Women @Work who met with LAUSD Board member Sand and secured an endorsement to proclaim May as “Safe Jobs for Youth Month!”
Kudos to George Porter Middle School for creating a plan and sharing it on Instagram - to prove it will happen!
Kudos to the Moxie Girls at Sierra Verde STEAM Academy who started programming their Sphero Robots!
Did we miss you? We want to celebrate with you! Send us an email about your recent accomplishments and we will shout you out as well! Let’s celebrate our successes and share with each other!
ADDITIONAL ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Women's Voices Now Online Film Festival
Audience: 10th–11th grade girls (rising juniors and seniors)
Deadline: January 31st
Description: Go to see rules to enter a film dealing with women's issues. Use the code:
GirlsBuildWaiver - This will waive the submission fee for any youth submissions.to avoid any entry fees for youth.
HITEC Foundation Scholarship Application
Audience: High School seniors or current college students
Deadline: March 1, 2019
Description: The HITEC Foundation is offering scholarships of $5,000 per award for students of Hispanic or LatinX descent who are pursuing technical degrees. High school seniors and current college students can apply here: https://bit.ly/2HsyHNX.