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Identify and support pre-college STEM programs in your region that are working to increase equity in STEM

Build connections between pre-college STEM programs and local higher education admissions departments and professionals

Identify and facilitate conversations with policymakers, funders, and other stakeholders invested in equitable STEM systems

Other Resources from Our Network

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The STEM Ecosystems Initiative is built on more than a decade of research into successful STEM collaborations, and seeks to nurture and scale effective science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning opportunities for all young people.

The University of Pittsburgh’s BE STEM Center was founded in 2019 to build a national alliance of pre-college STEM programs, a local network to support Pitt’s minoritized STEM students and increase equity and participation initiatives at the University.​

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In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) established the Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science (INCLUDES) program to help address national challenges in broadening STEM participation.