We’re a community of role models and mentors dedicated to leveling the playing field for girls in sport and STEM+.

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Connect with Girls in Your Life

Spark inspiring and meaningful discussions with middle school girls using our 20 conversation starters!

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Women represent 51% of the US population. Yet, women make up less than a third of the nation’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)* workforce.

We’re on a mission to level the playing field and build a diverse talent pipeline of young women in STEM+.

* Use of the “+” symbol with the acronym (i.e., STEM+) denotes any new disciplines or approaches integrated into or underpinning the four main STEM disciplines. We also use the “+” symbol to express our commitment to building a robust community for girls and women with a shared passion for sport and STEM.

How We Do It

Play Like a Girl leverages the transferable skills middle school girls gain from sport to give them a competitive edge in the classroom and, ultimately, propel them into competitive, male-dominated careers in STEM as young women.

Our programs connect girls with inspiring women role models and mentors, unveil the many pathways to a STEM career, and guide them toward leadership—ultimately, building girls’ confidence for a future in STEM.

Our Programs

What You Can Do

Leveling the playing field is a team sport. Play Like a Girl helps women (and men) like you find a role to play in breaking barriers for girls and increasing the STEM pipeline. Here’s how you can help:

JOIN THE TEAM

Explore Play Like a Girl for yourself by joining our Community and becoming a role model today.

JOIN

INSPIRE A GIRL

Be a role model or mentor to a young woman in your life, and help level the playing field.

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PAY IT FORWARD

Give a donation to help us inspire more girls in STEM and support them on their journey.

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