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Education & Training

To ignite excitement in younger students and engage and help educate the next generation of engineers, ComSoc is now offering a variety of resources in STEM and Pre-University Education. 

These offerings help students, their teachers and parents learn more about communication technologies and understand potential career paths in this area.

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Featured News

2024 Pre-University STEM Education Grants Awarded

Each year, the TryEngineering group within IEEE administers the STEM Portal Grant Program to facilitate the delivery of STEM outreach activities around the globe. This financial support to IEEE volunteers enables them to develop new STEM programs or enhance (or maintain) existing programs. These grant funded activities engage younger students throughout the world in educational activities helping them to learn more about STEM. In 2024, IEEE ComSoc is proud to again provide significant funding to support these grant activities. Of the 53 grant programs selected for awards, ComSoc funding will be used to support 8 of those programs.  View the news announcement and full list of ComSoc funded grants.

Building an Alliance in STEM Outreach: ComSoc Partners with TryEngineering

The ComSoc partnership with the TryEngineering Program promotes Pre-University STEM education and looks to engage more people in these activities. It’s a unique partnership that will be used as a model for other IEEE Technical Societies. Read more.

Join Us for a Pre-University STEM Education Webinar on 3 October

Learn about the latest resources that are available to help you with organizing a local Pre-University STEM activity.  Hear from volunteers who have organized past events and learn their recommendations to support a successful activity. Read the full article to learn more about this webinar.

Featured Resource

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ComSoc TryEngineering Page

To ignite that excitement in younger students, this ComSoc-focused page aims to help pre-university level students, their teachers, parents, and volunteers find all of the Tryengineering telecommunications-themed resources in one place!  The ComSoc TryEngineering page provides quick access to all of the teacher peer-reviewed TryEngineering telecommunications-themed lesson plans, resources, videos, news, and the newest resource, hands-on activities. Check out this page now.

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PreU / STEM Events

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