Girls in Science: "Choose the Right Stone"June 29, 2022, 22:48
Among the goals
of the Roza Otunbaeva Initiative International Public Foundation, within
the "Girls in Science" project, is to prepare 400 girls in
Bishkek city, Osh, and Chui regions for the Nationwide Test with a focus
on STEM subjects.
Last year 215
girls have already attended intensive courses to prepare for the Nationwide
Test for admission to universities in the Kyrgyz Republic and abroad. Seventy-two
percent of the girls
entered universities in the Kyrgyz Republic and abroad on STEM fields,
including 39% who received full state funding for their studies.
This inspiring video tells about one of the participants of the "Girls in Science" project, Sezim Zholdoshbekova, who took a Nationwide Test course, got into an IT field, and learned how to "choose the right stones”.
Public Foundation "Roza Otunbaeva Initiative" implements the project
"Girls in Science" with the financial support of UNICEF
Representative Office in the Kyrgyz Republic, in partnership with the AUCA
Innovation College and the Public Association "Center for Child