How to get involved
STEM Sussex provide opportunities for businesses to work with schools to encourage enthusiasm in the STEM subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.
Engaging with education is an excellent way for businesses to enhance the communication and development skills of their employees and raise their profile in the community.
Nuffield Research Placements
Nuffield Research Placement students take part in science-based projects lasting four to six weeks during the summer holidays in universities, industry or research institutions. Students can provide you with extra support to help initiate, progress or complete work programmes.
Engineering Education Scheme
A professional scientist or engineer from a company works with a team of up to four high-ability Year 12 (lower sixth) students and their teacher over a period of five to six months. They work as a team on a real industrial problem for which the company needs a solution.
Year In Industry (YINI)
Year In Industry (YINI) is a leading provider of UK-based work placements that specialises in providing talented young people with high-quality 12-month paid placements in all areas of engineering, science, computing and business.
STEM Ambassadors are committed and enthusiastic volunteers with a genuine desire to support education. They work with teachers and young people to encourage a greater interest and activity in science, technology, engineering and maths and the career opportunities they offer.