STEM AMBASSADORS PROGRAM 2023

In collaboration with Boeing, Amideast is pleased to launch its STEM Ambassadors Program, which will take place at the STEM lab at Amideast/Dubai.
Emirati students in a STEM course at Amideast.

Program Description

The new program will allow participants to benefit from theoretical and practical activities related to aerospace engineering and sustainability within the field. Students will learn how to connect sustainable concepts and approaches to the aerospace industry. will focus on expanding students’ knowledge, awareness, and interest in both sustainability and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) concepts under a general aerospace engineering theme. The program targets students between the ages of 14 to 18 years old from private schools in Dubai.

Program Objectives

  • Increase awareness about sustainability, aerospace engineering, and STEM
  • Create a thought leadership community through subject matters
  • Increase participants of females in STEM programs
  • Increase the repertoire of students who will act as ambassadors for the STEM program

Student Eligibility Criteria

The program is open to Emirati and non-Emirati students in private schools. Students selected for this program MUST meet the following requirements:

  • Enrolled in grades 8-12 for the academic year 2022-2023
  • Demonstrate aptitude, commitment, and genuine interest in STEM topics
  • Ability to commit to an after-school program from January 20 through February 11, 2023
  • A completed application forms

Program Design and Components

  • Sustainability Knowledge & Awareness Sessions (4.5 Hours)
  • Seminars with Subject Matter Experts (3 Hours)
  • Aerospace Engineering & Design (12.5 hours)
  • Kit – Rocket Launch Time: Flying with Style

The kick-off of the program and the first day of classes will take place on Friday, January 20, 2023.

For further information, please contact us at: UAE.Training@amideast.org