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STEM is the study of science, technology, engineering and maths. STEM is practical, challenging, and fun to study, plus it gives you the skills you will need to solve real-world problems in the jobs of the future.

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Love science, technology, engineering and maths? Find a career that loves you back.

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All industries benefit from a diverse workforce. So, inspire girls to stick with STEM.

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You shape your daughter’s subject and career choices. Stay informed about her opportunities.

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Latest stories from women in STEM

  • Find your voice. Your passion is your power and influence.

    Bianca Capra

    Senior Lecturer, Aerospace Engineer & Co-Chair YoWIE

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  • Follow your heart and dream big because everything is possible.

    Cecilia Villacorta-Rath

    Research Officer

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    Choose a career that you think you'll love, work hard and don't give up till you get there.

    Kat Duncan

    Locum veterinary surgeon

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What is STEM?

STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and maths. If you enjoy these subjects, you can find an exciting and satisfying job in the STEM industries.

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    Bee habitat lesson (5 - 6)

    Students are introduced to the diversity of Australia’s native bees and explore bee habitats at school.

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    Community engagement

    We’ve developed this kit for schools to make sure that parents, teachers, students and school communities have access to resources designed to encourage and inspire more girls in STEM.

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    Careers in the space industry

    Find out about careers in the Australian space industry and inspire girls in your class to reach for the stars!

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