Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) Resources

STEM Blend


WA OSPI STEM Resources

Vision Impaired Astronomy

Amy Farkas STEM PPT & Resources (local pdf) (2)

WA OSPI Career Readiness Resources AeroAstro Jobs

WA Wage & Employment Information

Us Bureau of Labor & Statistics - fastest growing occupations nationwide

Campbell Interest& Skill Survey (formerly Strong-Campbell Interest Inventory) vocational diagnostic tool

Meyers Briggs 16 PF (Personal Factors) typology - a secondary vocational diagnostic tool

Expanding Your Horizons Girl's Only STEM Conferences

UW Engineering Discovery Days (formerly UW Engineering Open House)

University of Washington Summer gr.6-12 Tech Camps

TED = Technology, Entertainment Design
Local TED^x Events
= Seattle Su07Apr13 / MontLakeCut 17Dec12 / SeattleU 10Feb12 / Tacoma 03May13 / Forrest Ridge School 08Mar13 / Microsoft Redmond 01Feb13

Greenwood Space Travel Supply Co.;> (Greater Seattle Beureau of Fearless Ideas;>)

Financial Aid

UW Dream Project

College Board Scholarship Resources

College Connection Scholarship Resources


Federal Student Aid

U.S. Scholarship Guide

Experimental Aircraft Association Scholarships


Aviation High School - application process begins early November 8th grade.

Washington Aerospace Scholars: WA - Boeing Museum of Flight - NASA FREE Summer Residency - Application due beginning of November Junior Year HS.

NASA WISH (Johnson Space Center) girls only Aerospace Scholars Summer Program

NASA Current Student Program Opportunities

NASA-AMES-QUEST k12 Programs

NASA Student Programs

NASA Centralized Internship Application Portal

NASA DEVELOP Student Programs Clearinghouse

NASA Solicitation & Proposal Intigrated Review & Evaluation System (NSPIRES) = Research Opportunities OnLine .

NASA NSPIRES Direct Internship Application Link

NASA-OSSI (One Stop Shopping [Job Application] Initiative)


FIRST LEGO League (FLL) - grades 6-8 Robotics
Bruce Johns - McMurray Coach

FIRST (For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology) High School Robotics

TARC - Team America Rocket Challenge gr7-12 Teams of 3-10 students

Washington State Science & Engineering Fair & Olympiads - grades 6-12

GOOGLE Science Fair ages 13-18 (~grades 8-12)

INTEL Sceince & Engineering Fair grades 6-12 resources

INTEL King County Regional Science & Engineering Fair - grades 9-12

INTEL International Science & Engineering Fair - grades 9-12

Construction Challenge


Seattle Science Festival (June 6-16 2012)


Rice University STEM Web Adventures

BreakAway, LTD. HealthCare Training Sims


Construction / Trades

Construction Challenge

Home Builder's Institute- Education arm of the MBA

Master Builder's Association Career Connection

South Seattle Community College Apprenticeship Programs

Puget Sound Skills Center - Highline School Distict

Sno-Isle TECH Skills Center High School

Shoreline Community College Clean Energy Technology

Construction Center of Excellence - Renton Technical College

Seattle Central Community College HS Tech Prep

OSPI Career Technical Education (CTE) Resources (2)

Seattle ITT Technical Institute

DeVry Bellevue / Federal Way / Lynwood Institutes

UTI Automitive Institutes


Edmonds Community College for the WA Aerospace Training & Research (WATR) Center,near 3008 100th St SW, Paine Field (PAE) 2nd Left, Everett, WA (map) (programs) (contacts) (directory) (news) (programs) (programs-2)
Edmonds Community College Aerospace & Advanced Manufacturing Programs
Rafael Madison (425) 267-5729
Janice Ebara (425) 347-8928
WA scholarships available, 70% placement within 1 month of graduation
, 2 months, ~$4,000, first month online, 8th grade reading/writing /math ability admission criteria + 18 years old, placement average salary =~$25,000.

Everett Community College, Building C-80, 9711 32nd Place West, Payne Field, Everett, 98204. Aviation Maintenance Technology School (AMTS) (MAP) (YouTube)
Michelle Bachman = (425) 388-9584,
Alex Porter = instructor= (425) 388-9093

Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Cmte Training

Aviation Technical Services 3121 109th Street SW Everett, Wa (31st Place W, Hanger 1)
(contacts) (hanger map) (google maps) (news)
Linda Armstrong = HR
ofc. = 425-423-3330
cell = 425-501-7222
fax = 425-423-3508


Maritime Advancement, Training, Education, & Safety Program (MATES)

Divers Institute of Technology Seattle

Merchant Marine Academy

Seattle Maritime 101



UW GIS Certificate & Masters Degree

KingCo GIS Training Resources


UW Engineering Discovery Days

3D Printing

FabLab, Tacoma MakerSpace -

NASA ISS 3D printer (2)

NASA 3D printing files

JPL MarsTrek GIS with 3d printing files on bookmark features

Maker/Hacker & Programming - Meaningful Making Text - Stanford

(UW-CS4HS 2013) (CS UnPlugged)(pdf)(docx)





TinkerCad 3D

DorkBot Seattle

Seattle Nerd Night

Ignite Seattle

Metrix Create Space

Maker Space Vashon

Hacker Space Seattle

FedEd's OnLine Electronics Projects Learning Simulations

Shwetak Patel - this guy is GREAT:> undergrad research under his $$, but you have to show up in person - no eMail/phone contacts - met him twice - great pitch:>!
McArthur 2011 Awardee
Conversations At KCTS 9


UW UbiComp Lab

dub Projects

Shwetak Patel


University of Washington Math Day

{pdf (CS UnPlugged) doc} = Descrete Math = programming skills wihout math - VERY important!

CS4HS - descrete math - "unsolvables"

SUNY OpenTextBook "Spiral Notebook for Discrete Mathematics"

Misc . . .

our local co-ed program:

more general info - education resource listserv:

RSVP with any links / programs you are interested in, and I will see if I can find a connection to make a personal recommendation in addition to any application packet letters you might desire.

Hope this helps - things got a LOT more transparent since last summer:P


Renton VocTech AeroAstro Career Fair 2013 ((poster) (registration DocX)

Map Your Career AeroAstro Poster PDF

WA State Employment Security - Lean About an Occupation

WA Career Bridge

Renton Technical College



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