Altamont’s Sydney Nielson Scores CenturyLink STEM Excellence Award

Katherine KireievSTEM Awards, STEM in Utah

Altamont High School 8th grader and CenturyLink STEM Excellence honoree Sydney Nielson (above, center) is as much a STEM star as she is a stellar scholar and student mentor. A straight-A student her entire academic career, Sydney is exceptional in many areas, but her passion for STEM truly stands out—especially against the backdrop of her small, rural community. Sydney was … Read More

Utah STEM Foundation Rolls Out Entrepreneurial Challenge for Girls

Katherine KireievSTEM Awards, STEM in Utah, STEM Partners

Can Utah hack the STEM gender gap?! We think so! The Utah STEM Action Center’s nonprofit, the Utah STEM Foundation, is excited to announce its 1st STEM Entrepreneurial Challenge, this year benefitting Girls Who Code (GWC) clubs in Utah.  This is a great opportunity for GWC Clubs to be awarded grants toward STEM Scholarships, funding toward equipment, or funding for STEM … Read More