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STEAM Opportunities for Fairfax County Youth

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  • Community Center at Franconia District grand opening! See STEAM News.
  • Meet the 2022 FCPS Shark Tank winners in STEAM News.
  • See all the STEAM summer camps available in Find Opportunities.
  • Prince William landfill transformed into ecologically-sound refuge - see STEAM News
  • Nova Labs Makerspace has moved! Find out their new location in STEAM News.
  • Your career is just ahead! Learn about NOVA workforce programs in STEAM News.
  • Learn about NOVA Fab Lab activities in STEAM News and added to the Calendar.
  • Learn about valuable job credential and certificate opportunities on the Build A Career page 
  • Check out STEAM News for new and interesting articles about STEAM in Fairfax County ... and beyond!

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Overview of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) Programs, Activities and Resources

Welcome to the Fairfax County STEAM Opportunities for Youth page!

We're your first stop in finding fun STEAM activities, information and career ideas for students and their families who have an interest in science, technology, engineering and math, as well as students who want to learn more about STEAM career options. Our goal is to engage families and community partners to help inspire and prepare all Fairfax County youth to succeed and lead in STEAM fields and beyond.

Although many STEAM activities have been closed or cancelled because of the COVID pandemic, many have moved online. Go to Find Opportunities for a list for virtual camps, activities and resources for kids of all ages. Activities are being added to the calendar regularly.Colorful STEAM graphic representing the many aspects of STEAM opportunities for youth.


  • Students and parents of students who are interested in STEAM topics, activities and possibly a STEAM career
  • County decision makers who want to make STEAM opportunities available to all students throughout the county
  • County STEAM business, industry and community leaders who wish to partner in a variety of ways including programming, sponsoring and mentoring students
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