Girls in STEM

The NFA’s Girls in STEM programs are held in conjunction with Women in Aviation International to boost STEM and aviation career awareness in young women. Throughout the week, girls interact with special guest speakers including female pilots, aircraft maintenance professionals and more.

Former guest speakers have included members from the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, Women in Aviation International, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, LIFT Academy and Republic Airways among others.

The National Flight Academy has partnered with Women in Aviation International since 2016 to encourage and provide young women with the opportunity to learn about the many career fields available in the aviation industry.

Registration Open for 2020 Girls in STEM Week August 2 – 7, open to rising 7 – 12 grade students. Registration closes July 1, 2020 at 12 p.m. CST.