Global Series – STEM in Canada!

Finally! Its been quite some time since we continued with this lovely Global Series. But we are EXCITED to go on with this journey and share with you some incredible programs in the beautiful and wild Canada! STEM MINDS Based in Ontario, STEM MINDS (https://stemminds.com/) is a driven organization who’s mission to be develop and…

Global Series: STEM in North & Central Africa

It has been absolutely incredible learning about all the brilliant initiatives currently active in different regions of the African continent! We reached out to a few individuals currently involved in STEM fields in Africa and received wonderful suggestions, conducted some research and learned about some incredible STEM programs for students. These and so many more…

Global Series – STEM in South Africa!

South Africa! A land thriving with incredible wildlife, culture, people, languages and diversity! The sounds and sights of this gorgeous landscape continue to capture the mind and soul of people from all over the world. Thus, the growth and development of STEM education in all aspects of academic and professional modules is vital to the…

Global Series – STEM in China!

  One of the largest countries in the world, China is a land of thousands of years of rich artistic history, culture and tradition, as well as innovations in science and technology! A bustling landscape of people and gorgeous views, China is so much to offer to young minds looking for a platform to showcase…

Global Series – STEM in Russia!

Russia, a gorgeous landscape of magnificent views, wildlife, culture and innovation. Moving on with our global series and looking for opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, we are happy to share programs and projects available for students in Russia! These amazing platforms are an excellent way to showcase your passion and ideas in all…

Global Series – STEM in Europe (Part 3)!

In this final part of STEM education in Europe, we are searching for Science & Technology programs for students in the south-east! Europe has always held such a special place in my heart. As someone who comes from an arts, literature and sciences background, I am marveled by the harmony and blending of rich history,…

Global Series – STEM in Europe (Part 2)!

STEM Education is everywhere, in every corner of the world! All you have to do is look for it! Continuing our global series, we spend the past couple of weeks searching for programs and opportunities in Iceland and Greenland. Despite having a few secluded locations, the passion to learn and make the world a better…

Global Series – STEM in Europe (Part 1)!

Ah…beautiful, gorgeous, vibrant Europe! So full of history, archaeological significance, technological innovation and scientific advancements! Europe has to be one of my favorite places in the world and I am excited to share STEM programs and opportunities for students currently in a school or university in Europe. Part 1 is going to cover England, Ireland,…

Global Series – STEM in Australia!

SO excited to kick off a new series! The goal of this Global Series is to pick a region around the world and explore local STEM programs and competitions currently active for YOU to participate in. Looking back, Sprocket has come a long way. From K12 and academic programs in STEM fields, a previous series called…

The Science of Digging up History – Competitions! (Global)

Paleontology, archaeology, and geology are one of the few fields of study where science and history come together in perfect harmony. After weeks of research, I noticed that majority of people who are not involved in sciences have no clue why or how these fields are relevant or what their contributions are in our 21st century technological…

Wildlife Conservation Competitions! (Global)

From the arctic glaciers to the deep amazons, from the dark depths of the oceans to the high skies, wildlife is all around us . And the hard truth here is that, we take it for granted. In all honestly, as someone who loves nature and everything it has to offer, this topic holds a…

Astronomy and Astrophysics competitions! (Global)

From the early Egyptians to the ancient Greeks, from Galileo to Newton and Einstein to Carl Sagan, the universe has not only fascinated the brilliant minds of scientists but everyday people. As you gaze into the night sky, it is hard not to question what is out there. I will be honest, this has been…