Local Resources

AAUW of CT
http://www.aauw-ct.aauw.net
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

Amazing Girls Science
http://www.amazinggirlsscience.com
Seeks to ignite girls' interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields of study while helping girls build core life skills.

Connecticut Academy of Science & Engineering
http://www/ctcase.org
Identifies and studies issues and technological advances impacting Connecticut and provides unbiased, expert advice on science- and technology-related issues to state government and other Connecticut institutions.

Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc.
http://www.ccat.us
Provides expertise in cutting-edge manufacturing technology, education and workforce strategies, information technology (IT), and energy solutions for manufacturers, educators, government agencies, nonprofits, and entrepreneurs.

Connecticut Science Center
http://www.ctsciencecenter.org
With 150 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art 3D digital theater, four educational labs, plus daily programs and events, the Connecticut Science Center offers endless exploration for children, teens, and adults.

Connecticut STEM Jobs
http://www.ctstemjobs.org/resources.cfm
Resources, mentors, job listings, and information on STEM pathways in Connecticut

Generating Girls' Opportunities
http://www.girlsopp.org
An initiative of the CT Women's Education & Legal Fund designed to engage girls, parents, and educators in expanding girls' educational opportunities.

Girls Scouts of CT
http://www.gsofct.org
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

ManyMentors
http://www.manymentors.org
Connects underrepresented students to near-age mentors who can make opportunities in STEM become more visible, valuable & viable.

Maritime Aquarium
http://www.maritimeaquarium.org
Inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.

New England Air Museum
http://www.neam.org
The New England Air Museum is committed to presenting the story of aviation, the human genius that made it possible and the profound effects that it has had on the way in which we live.