Thursday, 12 November 2015

21st Century Accelerator Program – STEM (Price Waterhouse Cooper)


Contact: Chelsea Cobb, 21st Century Accelerator Program - STEM
Price Waterhouse Cooper
p: 03 8603 3278 chelsea.cobb@au.pwc.com    www.au.pwc.com/events/natevents.nsf/vwHTMLHomePage/77BD6192C9E2DADACA257EF1001870A6/$file/index.html

Date: Program to run in 2016      RSVP: Application due 5.00 pm 27 November, 2015
Location: Statewide - Application

Intended Audience: K - 12

Application guideline on the website
To be eligible for selection, initiatives must:
  • Be working to improve the pipeline of young Australian innovators and problems solvers skilled in science, technology, engineering and maths STEM, 
  • Be able to clearly articulate or, where possible, provide evidence that shows impact of improving STEM education outcomes, 
  • Have ambitions for rapid growth and expansion and the potential to achieve significant scale in Australia. 
In addition, a number of other factors will be taken into consideration, including:
  • To the extent possible, initiatives will be selected to ensure national coverage and diversity among participants; and 
  • An ambition to include a number of initiatives that include a focus on improving outcomes for underrepresented groups e.g. students from low socioeconomic backgrounds, females and Indigenous Australians. 
Please check the FAQ page for further guidance.