Defy is a high school student run company that sells science inspired accessories to empower young girls into STEM jobs.
At the end of the school year Defy will be giving scholarships to underprivileged young girls who want to be in STEM. Along with help funding SWE (Society of Women Engineers) chapters to help girls go to job fairs, engineering conferences, discovery days, etc.
According to the US Department of Commerce, women hold almost half the jobs in the workforce. However, women hold less than 25% of STEM related jobs. Currently only 12% of female college students will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in science and just 3% will continue to work in a STEM field 10 years after graduation. Defy helps women and girls get into college for STEM degrees and stay in STEM jobs.
If you buy from Defy today, your money goes to helping raise scholarships for future engineers. Your support will help young girls all over the world and the future of technology.