Jewels Academy

Award / $9,500

Priority / Healthcare Workforce Development

Location / Des Moines, IA Polk, Dallas, and Warren Counties of Focus

Through the Young Emerging Scientists (Y.E.S.) program, we provide STEM enrichment to under-represented young women to: (1) cultivate an interest and develop an aptitude for science and technology, (2) promote post-secondary education and STEM career opportunities through workshops and mentorships, (3) introduce cutting-edge technology and concepts, while providing hands-on learning, and (4) build positive character traits for the betterment of our community.