Please note this about eligible participants: To be eligible, a participant must be a *currently enrolled female student* in an academic institution at one of these levels: graduate program (PhD or Masters) at a university, undergraduate program at a college/university, community college, technical/vocational school, International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, and secondary school/middle school/high school.
We will be streaming Womensphere Online Mentoring sessions and sharing tutorial videos and mentoring videos on these Facebook Pages.
Schedule & Timeline:April 13 – June 28, 2019: Phase 1 Online education campaign on the SDGs and STEAM skills.
June 29 – August 29: Phase 2 Online education campaign on the SDGs and STEAM skills, including by Womensphere GEMs (Global Expert Mentors); Challenges will be announced on August 30.
August 30 - September 23: Beginning & end of creation & production period for art, code/apps, video for University Participants (submission deadline: September 23, 2019); continuation of online education campaign on the SDGs and STEAM skills.
August 30 - October 3: Beginning & end of creation & production period for art, code/ apps, video for Secondary School Participants (submission deadline: September 29, 2019); continuation of online education campaign on the SDGs and STEAM.
October - November: Evaluation & Adjudication period.
December 2019: Top 50-100 participants will be announced.
November 2019 – February 2020: Media will be created to showcase entries and participating women & girls.
March 2020: Womensphere Global STEAMfest Award Ceremonies at a parallel event during the 64th UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York.