Work with Griffith to develop an individual strategic plan tailored to your school and specifically designed to engage students and your school community in STEM

The Griffith Sciences STEM Ambassador Schools Program uniquely promotes science, technology, engineering and mathematics in Queensland and Northern NSW secondary schools.

Over 150 STEM Ambassadors come together at their annual conference  which includes leadership activities, guest presenters and development of their STEM strategic plan for the upcoming year

Through this partnership program, school-appointed coordinators liaise with Science on the GO! and lead the teams of selected school students who work as STEM Ambassadors to promote STEM within their school and local community.  The STEM Ambassadors inspire others and share their passion for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. They work together to represent their school at Griffith University Science on the GO! events and develop individual strategic STEM plans tailored to their school.

STEM Ambassador Conference

Science on the GO! is aiming to host the STEM Ambassador Conference / Showcase Event at Parliament House on the 28 October, 2020.

The STEM Ambassador conference/showcase provides an opportunity for the STEM Ambassadors to compare and showcase their events/activities that engaged students, peers and the school community in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

The day will include a 2019/20 summary presentation, morning tea, break out activities, and guest Keynote - Professor Paulo de Souza: “When worlds collide!”.Read article here

Further information and registration will be available Term 4.

Become a Griffith University STEM Ambassador School

Work with Science on the GO! to develop an individual strategic STEM plan tailored to your school and specifically designed to engage students and your school community in STEM.

Program benefits

  • STEM education support and access to unique Griffith University opportunities and resources
  • Griffith University STEM Researcher Mentor
  • Access to the STEM Ambassador Leadership Conference
  • Exclusive and preferential access to Science on the GO! events and activities throughout the year
  • One-on-one support throughout the year to implement your schools’ individual strategic plan
  • Ambassador badges and T-shirts for all STEM Ambassadors
  • Online promotion through Science on the GO! website and university social media outlets.

STEM ambassador schools

These schools are official affiliates of the STEM Ambassador Schools Program.
They are leaders in the region for driving STEM agendas from within their school and into their school communities.

Alexandra Hills State High School

Bellbird Park State Secondary College

Brisbane Boys' College

Brisbane State High School

Cavendish Road SHS

Clairvaux MacKillop College

Coombabah SHS

Coorparoo Secondary College

Elanora SHS

Genesis Christian College

Glenala SHS

Helensvale State High School

Hillcrest Christian College

John Paul College

Kimberley College

Lutheran Ormeau Rivers District School (LORDS)

Mabel Park State High School

Mansfield SHS

Marymount College

Merrimac SHS

Morayfield State High School

Mt Gravatt SHS

Pacific Pines State High School

Palm Beach Currumbin SHS

Pimpama State Secondary College

Rivermount College

Robina SHS

Rochedale SHS

Runcorn State High School

Saint Hilda's

Saint Stephen's College

Shailer Park SHS

Somerset College

Southport SHS

St Andrews Lutheran College

St Peters Lutheran College

Stretton State College

Sunnybank State High School

Upper Coomera State College

Varsity College

Wisdom College

Wynnum SHS

STEM Ambassador Conference

Griffith University's  STEM Ambassadors develop a strategic plan to engage students and peers and the school community in science, technology, engineering and mathematics at their school. Over 140 STEM Ambassadors came together to attend their annual conference at Griffith University's South Bank campus. They spent the day in leadership activities, putting together their STEM strategic plan for the upcoming year and attending the World Science Festival.

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