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Academy of Innovation

Be Part of GSSC’s STEM Elite!

Immerse yourself in an exciting world of innovative and one-of-a-kind STEM opportunities, while experiencing a whole new perspective!

  • Participate in exciting hands-on workshops and activities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
  • Take behind the-the-scene excursions to explore STEM related activities.
  • Meet expert’s in the STEM Field.
  • Explore STEM-related career paths.
  • Tell use your story of Innovation! Share your experiences with the community through speaking engagements, media events, videos, multi-media venues, and social networking.
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Application Process

You must be a registered Girl Scout between the age of 13-15 yrs old to apply.  The Academy is a two-year commitment.  Each Academy class is limited to 24 students.

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Graduation Requirements

  • Complete the ARC Babysitting Training (certification in Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED/FA and Babysitting)
  • Complete a quarterly Take Action Project on what you learned that quarter.  The Take Action Project must make a lasting impact on the community, and take an hour’s worth of time.  Your Take Action Project will be presented.
  • Attend Meetings, panel discussions, multi-media events, field trips and behind-the-scenes excursions.
  • Complete a group project by the end of each year (September 30).
  • Share your experiences with the community through speaking engagements, media events, videos, multi-media venues, and social networking.
  • Present STEM activities to younger Girl Scouts on at least three occasions per year, one being a GSSC Sponsored Program.