What do you want to be when you grow up? What about an engineer?
» Engineers have many unique jobs and work in all different industries.
» They can work with designing buildings, powering cities,
» They help people get to where they are going, music and movies, and
» They also design new technology to help cure illnesses.
Engineers use science, math and creativity to design solutions to many problems such as :
» improving the environment,
» helping people overcome disabilities,
» building new structures
» Improving computer hardware and programs.
Whatever you are interested in engineers helped in some way to make it possible.
To become an engineer you have to:
» take sciences and maths in high school then
» attend an engineering program at university!
By exploring this site you can learn about:
You can also find out about remarkable girls and young women as role models.
Here are some more fun ways you can get to know more about Engineering!
Watch a video which showcases girls' impressions of the different professions and some fantastic women engineers.
Watch a video about Go ENG Girl a free one-day which provides an exciting opportunity for girls in grades 7-10 across Ontario and one parent/guardian to visit their local university campus and learn from women professionals, academics and students about the wonderful world of engineering.
Explore the WEMADEIT a GREAT website, that has been made for high school girls by high school girls
You can find more fun videos on the Girls4Science YouTube channel.