Are you an 8th grade girl who loves science, technology, engineering, arts, and/or mathematics (STEAM)? Then a future career in STEAM might be for YOU! Attend Argonne National Laboratory’s Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED) and find out. 

What is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED) is a diversity outreach program designed to provide young students with an opportunity to learn about science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) careers.

Students will enjoy motivational presentations, tour Argonne facilities, connect with a mentor, and participate in large and small group activities that provide opportunities to learn about a number of STEAM careers.

Stay tuned for 2025 IGED Registration Information 

2024 IGED

The 2024 IGED took place on February 15, 2024. Learn more about the event.

2023 IGED

The 2023 IGED was attended by approximately 118 students and 75 volunteers. See photos from the 2023 event below.

2022 IGED

The 2022 IGED was held virtually. Learn more.


Contact: [email protected]

Additional Resources for Students

View resources available from Argonne’s Department of Education and Outreach Programs.

Last Updated: May 9, 2024