The Center for STEM Education 

The Center matches the STEM and education resources of UNC Charlotte to the needs of the surrounding schools to improve K-12 mathematics, science, and engineering education in North Carolina.

The mission of the Center for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education is to promote a regional vision for STEM education and outreach, to increase capacity in leadership, and to facilitate collaborative partnerships for addressing STEM priorities for PreK-16.    

Academic Year 2019 Center for STEM Education Events


Date                                            Event

19 September 2019

STEM Educaton Leadership Professional Learning Community Meeting

20 September, 2019

Annual Actuarial Science Day at UNC Charlotte (High School Students & Parents - No Cost)

21 September, 2019

UNC Charlotte Pre-College STEM Program First Saturday Academy
Additional 2019 Dates: October 5, October 19, November 16, December 7, December 14 Awards Day

04 October, 2019

9th Annual Catawba River STEM Festival at Duke Energy Explorium


 NASA/NC Space Grant STEM Pre-Service Teacher Scholarship Program

Our NASA/NC Space Grant STEM Pre-Service Teacher Scholarship program is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year.  This competitive program will award up to 12 students with a $4,000 scholarship; scholars will engage in NASA Digital Badge learning and travel to NASA Langley Research Center in Spring 2020.  Students from the following majors are eligible to apply: elementary education, special education, middle and high school STEM content majors.  The deadline to apply is October 7, 2019.Click here for eFlyer.

For more information, please visit https://ncspacegrant.ncsu.edu/programs/stem-pre-service-teacher-education-scholarships/.


STEM Events Volunteer Sign-up

STEM Competitions Results

Elementary Winners of 2019 Region 6 NC Science & Engineering Fair

Junior and Senior Winners of 2019 Region 6 NC Science & Engineering Fair

2019 SeaPerch Competition Winners

Center for STEM Quarterly Reports

2018 July-September Report

2018 October-December Report

2019 January-March Report