Young women will be selected from each city where we are hosting mentorship events to receive scholarships to attend the Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference

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Press Releases: Enterprising Women Joins STEM Mentoring Initiative

The Enterprising Women Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization and sister organization of Enterprising Women magazine, is hosting a series of mentoring events around the U.S. to connect outstanding high school girls with an interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) with outstanding women entrepreneurs in their local community.


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Join us to inspire the next generation of young women leaders! The Enterprising Women Foundation is hosting a Young Enterprising Women Mentoring Forum with a focus on mentoring young women to inspire them to consider careers and entrepreneurship in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM). 

Monday, November 5, 2018
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

National Collegiate Prep
4600 Livingston Road, SE
Washington, DC 20032

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An outstanding panel of DC-area women STEMpreneurs will present opportunities in the STEM fields to high school girls who are high-achievers in math, science or technology and provide small group mentoring, inspiration and motivation to encourage them to prepare for a career in one of the STEM fields!

To support this important program hosted by the Enterprising Women Foundation, click the link to donate to a scholarship fund for DC-area girls. For every $2,500 raised, one girl and her parent or guardian will be our guest to attend the 17th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference in March 2019, where they will receive two-days of leadership training and mentoring from winners of the 2019 Enterprising Women of the Year Award and members of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board.


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To volunteer or learn more about this mentoring opportunity, contact DC Metro Chair
Nicole Cober at

To donate by check, please make your check payable to the Enterprising Women Foundation, 1135 Kildaire Farm Rd., Suite 200, Cary, NC 27511

The Young Enterprising Women Mentoring Forum Program provides role models and mentors for high school girls across the United States and Canada.  To learn more about this program visit or email Monica Smiley at

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Enterprising Women is a partner in the new Million Women Mentors (MWM) initiative.

The initiative supports the engagement of one million science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) mentors — women and men — to increase the interest and confidence of young women to pursue and succeed in STEM degrees and careers.

Read the full news release.

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