STEM Initiatives


  • DigiGirlz

    DigiGirlz offers opportunities for girls and young women to familiarise with careers in technology and develop themselves in this field. As part of the Microsoft YouthSpark programme, it encourages youth to engage in Microsoft-related jobs.

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  • Codess

    Codess is an initiative engaging women in engineering and coding through workshops and events. The initiative mobilises a community of females in a traditionally male dominated industry to enable gender diversity in engineering.

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  • Teen Science Café

    Organised by the Directorate for Learning and Assessment Programmes (DLAP), the Teen Science Café is an initiative aiming to introduce secondary-school students to careers and professions available on the current labour market through conversations with professionals.

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  • P-TECH

    P-TECH is an innovative school model supported by IBM with the purpose of providing high-school students early access to careers and industry in various STEM fields.

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    Ceemet, the European Tech and Industry Employers' Organisation represent the interests of the metal, engineering and technology-based (MET) industries. To ensure skilled labour in these industries, Ceemet advocates actions with all partners doing their fair share to close the skills gap.

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  • YouthSpark

    A Microsoft initiative preparing young people for the future by making computer science accessible to them.

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  • Amgen Scholars

    Amgen Scholars engages undergraduate participants to carry out a research project under the supervision of recognised researchers and institutions. The program offers an outstanding learning experience in the field of biotechnology in the form of seminars, networking events and a symposium.

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    A project to increase young Europeans' interest in maths, science, engineering and technology education and careers and to provide teachers with the appropriate pedagogical tools to enable them to teach STEM topics differently and in a more attractive way.

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  • Smart Futures

    A collaborative government-industry-education programme that provides second-level school students in Ireland with information about careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

      Professionals Go Back to School Scheme  

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  • TuWaS!

    The Freie Universität Berlin and the Berlin-Brandenburg Science Academy worked together to promote inquiry based science education in primary schools

      Teacher Discovery Placement Initiative  

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