STEM Essay Contest

The Council on the Status of Women, in collaboration with the Science Museum of Virginia, announces the 2012 STEM Essay Contest. The winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship to an institution of higher education. To enter, young women should be in their junior or senior year in high school and hold at least a 2.5 GPA. Entries should follow the guidelines and submitted through

The deadline for entries is 3:00 pm on February 20, 2012. Essay guidelines are available from Ms. Davis (