The New York Academy of Sciences Announces 1000 Girls — 1000 FuturesSept. 22, 2014
1000 Girls — 1000 Futures is based on the Academy's NeXXt Scholars program, established with the US State Department and announced by then Secretary Clinton. The goal of 1000 Girls — 1000 Futures is to provide a pipeline for women professionals in science, technology, engineering and math, through a three-year, $2-million Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action.
Academy at White House Science FairMay 27, 2014
By joining the White House in making a formal commitment to STEM education, the Academy is joining with a group of like-minded organizations, and the federal government.
Secretary Clinton Announces NeXXt Scholars ProgramDec. 12, 2011
In a special video address, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced the creation of the NeXXt Scholars Initiative, an innovative education initiative designed to encourage women from predominantly Muslim countries to pursue science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers at U.S. women's colleges