Advancing Women in Transportation

"Transportation YOU is a hands-on, interactive, mentoring program that offers [young girls] an introduction to a wide variety of transportation careers." (WTS, 2016).

mission

To change the face of the transportation industry by growing the involvement and interest of girls and young women in STEM studies.

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goals

  • Educate and empower girls with regard to their opportunities in the transportation industry.
  • Link girls with role models through one-on-one mentorship programs.
  • Provide internships and career development opportunities.
  • Help girls build leadership skills and self confidence.
  • Help improve STEM education programs.
  • Make STEM education more accessible through scholarship opportunities.
  • Build awareness of transportation as an exciting and rewarding career choice for girls.
  • Contribute to the diversity and creativity of our transportation workforce.

 

Central pa chapter activities

The Central PA Chapter carries out this mission through:

 

 

 

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