CienciaPR opens a call for future scientific ambassadors residing in Puerto Rico

Girls from seventh to ninth grade will be able to apply for the program starting this Saturday. Seeds of Triumph of the organization Science Puerto Rico (CienciaPR) for the 2024-2025 school year, in which they will be able to develop in the disciplines STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) and benefit their communities.

“We know that many girls want a profession for their future in which they can help other people. Semillas de Triunfo is the program that allows them to learn, through its activities and resources, the value of science at the service of society and also makes it easier for them to put it into practice.”said the doctor Greetchen Diazdirector of the Science Education and Community Alliances Program at CienciaPR, in a statement.

The free program offers students from public and private schools and homeschoolers residing in Puerto Rico an educational curriculum called “From Seed of Success to STEM Ambassador,” which provides the opportunity to deeply explore careers in STEM, meet leaders universities and professionals in these disciplines and exercise their leadership through the development of scientific communication projects in their schools and/or communities.