Exelon Foundation STEM
Leadership Academy

2022 Summer Academies

Washington D.C. & Maryland

July 17-22, 2022
University of Maryland



July 10-15, 2022
Drexel University



July 31 – Aug 5, 2022
Illinois Institute of Technology



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STEM Academy


STEM Academy Career Chat – Organic Harvest

June 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Oluwaseyi Olaleye, CEO and Founder of Organic Harvest Digital, will sharing about himself, moments of inspiration for why he chose mechanical engineering, and current/future work which he is working on.

Smart Sister Finance

Stem Academy Smart Sister 2

June 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Did you know your credit score is the key to unlocking opportunity? In this class, we will discuss:
· How credit cards, bank accounts and all types of loans work
· Why you should establish credit
· What actions positively and negatively affect your credit score


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About Us

Exelon STEM Leadership Academy

The Exelon STEM Leadership Academy is designed to give young women in high school hands-on experience in STEM, energy, and sustainability. We hope this experience: Engages and prepares students to consider STEM academic & career paths; Builds STEM knowledge and skills; Practices leadership, communication, and presentation skills; Provides students access to authentic experiences at STEM institutions and Exelon energy facilities; Expands students network with others who are interested, pursuing, and working in STEM fields.