Powerful Opportunities for Women Eager and Ready for Science, Engineering, and Technology
POWER SET provides young women with the education tools and support they need to pursue education and careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
What do POWER SET participants do?
Enjoy mentoring by industry professionals
Visit local industry partners
Participate in industry job shadowing
Take part in professional development activities
Visit universities and community colleges
Participate in community service
Hear from and meet guest speakers
Have scholarship opportunities
Give back - by mentoring middle school students
How do I join POWER SET?
To be eligible for POWER SET, you must
Have a 3.5 grade point average (GPA)
Be a student in a Texas high school
Be enrolled in college readiness classes
Demonstrate a strong aptitude for math and/or science (earning "commended performance" on the TAKS math and/or science exams or a "level 3" on the EOC for math and/or science)
Be 14 years of age or older
Be a U.S. citizen or a non-citizen authorized to work in the U.S.
Submit an application for membership
Participate in an interview for membership selection
POWER SET is grateful for our sponsors!