Our uniquely structured programs and events cater to STEM students, recent STEM graduates, early-career STEM professionals, STEM returners, STEM career shifters, and STEM leaders and we aim to provide resources, opportunities, and networks that foster growth and success for WOC in STEM.
We offer a diverse range of programs and events, each designed to address specific needs and goals:
Empowering Programs for Women of Color in STEM
At STEM Sisters, we are dedicated to providing a diverse range of programs designed to empower Women of Color at every stage of their STEM journey. From mentoring and networking to skill development and leadership training, our programs are tailored to address the unique challenges faced by WOC in STEM fields. Explore our offerings and join a community committed to fostering growth, support, and inspiration for WOC in STEM.
It aims to provide talented and ambitious WOC students who study in STEM fields or recently graduated with the opportunity to enhance their professional skills to feel more connected with the STEM industry. The program includes five workshops and outreach activities.
Increase Awareness of Opportunities
The LinkedIn group ensures that members are informed when there are opportunities so they have access to all STEM opportunities to enhance their STEM careers.
Provides WOC in STEM with an opportunity to increase their understanding of the STEM sector, strengthen their skills to succeed in the STEM industry, and extend their professional network. The STEM SIS mentoring program has three main streams.
BE YOU Program
The ‘BE YOU’ program is designed to help women escape this vicious cycle of trying to fit in and pretending to be someone else for fear of rejection and finally finding their personal style – the one in which they’ll feel confident, free and most importantly themself.
stem sisters magazine
A quarterly digital publication that is the first and only
of its kind dedicated to empowering WOC in STEM in Australia.
STEM SISTERS OUTREACH
Future Me inspires and empowers young girls of colour to explore STEM through workshops and digital resources.
Inspiring Events for a Diverse STEM Community
STEM Sisters is proud to host a variety of events that bring together Women of Color in STEM, as well as allies who share our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Our events are designed to inspire, educate, and connect participants, offering valuable opportunities for networking, skill-building, and personal growth. Join us at our upcoming events and be part of a vibrant community dedicated to empowering WOC in STEM.
STEM Sisters is the official partner in delivering the Soapbox Science Melbourne event since 2022 during the Australian National Science Week.
DRESS TO EXPRESS
A unique cultural belonging event! It aims to celebrate diversity, promote sustainable fashion practices, and build a sense of community.