Sky is the Limit 2017: Women In Careers Workshop

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Successful Business Women Teach Career Specific Workshops for Local Teens

“The Sky Is The Limit” Celebrates 23 Years of career-readiness and guidance to more than 4,600 young women in the St. Louis area.


Mathews-Dickey will bring together young women and professional women who believe, like we do, that The Sky is the Limit for the future! Businesswomen are recruited from all walks of life to provide seminars, mentor and serve as career-building luncheon partners for the 2017 “Sky Is The Limit”. The program is open to high-school aged young women residing in the St. Louis metro area; scholarships are reserved for those who are graduating seniors.

Women in Careers Workshop (Part 1)

Features notable Fortune 500 executives, business entrepreneurs and experts present informative sessions from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 15, at Maritz, 1400 S. Highway Dr., Fenton, MO 63099. Youth will hear from successful business women from all walks of life as they provide three 45-minute workshop sessions on topics including: learned about making smart, healthy choices concerning branding themselves, social media usage and online security, financial planning and some of the unique opportunities and challenges unique to women in health care, event planning, communications, STEM and other fields.

Young women MUST attend the workshop to be eligible for the scholarship and receive a luncheon invitation.

Each student must complete the application and submit to advisor/teacher they heard about the program from (via forwarding their confirmation email, sending a pdf or printed version).

Application due March 31. Register below! 

Get Ready for Part II, the Scholarship Luncheon

The Scholarship Luncheon is the second step of a two-part career and professional development program where young women are matched up with mentors who sponsored their attendance at the lunch and converse with them during the afternoon. The audience will hear from keynote speakers, witness the scholarships being awarded and are treated to a vocal performance. Scholarships are available for graduating seniors ONLY; just fill out the form below.

 

April 15 2017

Details

Date: April 15
Time: 3:00 am - 9:00 am
Cost: Free
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Venue

Maritz

1400 S. Highway Dr.
Fenton, MO 63099 United States

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Organizer

Mathews-Dickey Boys and Girls Club