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Attention St. Croix high school students: you can be a part of the 2018 Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, DC! With thousands of hands-on STEM activities by Festival sponsors and exhibitors, fuel your curiosity and celebrate science and engineering. Fill out the application below for your chance to participate.


be a part of America’s largest STEM celebration

VI-EPSCoR’s Education & Outreach team, STEM Institute, and other partners are hosting a competition to find up to eight curious, excited and talented high school students who want to have an amazing science & engineering experience in Washington, D.C. this spring.

apply today!

Use the form below to submit a statement of about 500 words, and either a 2-minute podcast OR a 2 minute video addressing the following questions

  1. How do you think attending this Science & Engineering Festival will influence your life?
  2. Why are you the best student to represent the US Virgin Islands at this festival as a USVI STEM Delegate?
  3. What are your career plans?
Student's Name *
Student's Name
Student's Phone Number *
Student's Phone Number
Parent's Name *
Parent's Name
Parent's Phone Number *
Parent's Phone Number
Provide a link to your video or audio submission (i.e. youtube, vimeo, or soundcloud)
Copy and paste your response to the questions above in essay format here.
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