STEM Sells is a series of fun and engaging workshops dedicated to inspire young women into pursuing their interests in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). We are calling all girls in Year 7, 8 & 9 to come along, roll up their sleeves and experiment!
Learn how to forge your own glass jewellery, make artificial silk, design biospheres and even grow glow in the dark mushrooms! Girls will also go home with invaluable skills around entrepreneurship, leadership and business.
The program consistents of a series of workshops which run over the course of 10 weeks with the first workshop starting on the 1st of May. Each workshop will be run on the Monday and Tuesday of each week from 4pm to 7pm, you can sign up for either session.
Learn from experts a variety of skills over the course of 5 weeks.
Come up with your own business idea with the help of experienced mentors.
Create your product and sell it.
Below you will find all the exciting topics covered in the workshops. Please note that topics may change. All session will take place from 4pm to 7pm at the CSIRO Discovery Centre unless otherwise specified.
|Week # - Date||Workshop Topic|
|#1 - 1/2 May||Intro Week|
|#2 - 8/9 May||Physics and Chemistry|
|#3 - 15/16 May||Biology and Earth Science|
|#4 - 22/23 May||Technology|
|#5 - 29/30 May||Engineering|
|#6 - 5/6 June||Project Creation|
|#7 - 12/13 June||Business Models/Customer Validation|
|#8 - 19/20 June||Marketing and Project Page|
|#9 - 26/27 June||Pitch Practice|
|#10 - 3/4 July||Project Showcase|
Tickets cost $399, this cost covers all workshops over the course of 10 weeks. There is a choice of a Monday or Tuesday session, this choice is for all workshops. All participants sign up as individuals. Scholarships and partial scholarships are available, more details on how to apply can be found at the link below.