Prize Details

Eight prizes will be awarded at #LEADLIKEAGIRL for a total of $10,000 in the following amounts:

  Business Fair STEM Talks
First Place $2,000 $2,000
Second Place $1,500 $1,500
Third Place $1,000 $1,000
Fourth Place $500 $500

Young women in high school may submit proposals for the #LEADLIKEAGIRL Business Fair and STEM Talks research contests. Students at Stuart as well as at another high schools are eligible to win. Students may submit a proposal to either the Business Fair or STEM Talks, but not both. Proposals must be selected for inclusion in the conference and students must exhibit their business plans at the Business Fair and present a STEM Talk based on original research at the #LEADLIKEAGIRL Conference on April 4, 2020.

First, second, third and fourth place cash prizes will be awarded to students with the hope that the award and recognition will be used to further their interest and education in STEM or to inspire their entrepreneurial spirit.

Entrepreneurship Awards for Business Plans

Prizes will be awarded to the students with the most innovative and profitable business plan. Business plans will be judged by leaders in the Princeton business community.

Learn more about the Business Fair at #LEADLIKEAGIRL.


STEM Awards for Research

Prizes will be awarded to students whose research produces, challenges, or furthers knowledge in a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) field. Proposals will be judged by educators and thought leaders in STEM fields. STEM research must be presented at a STEM Talk at the #LEADLIKEAGIRL Conference.

Learn more about presenting STEM research at the conference.

The prizes will be awarded from Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart.

Winners will be required to provide their reporting information by completing IRS Form W-9 as a condition of receiving the prize. Awards are considered taxable income, so please consult with your tax advisor.”



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#LEADLIKEAGIRL® is presented by:

The National Center for Girls' Leadership at Stuart

Special thanks to The Harris B. Siegel Fund and our sponsors.