Projects: Inspira STEAM 2017
Name of the principal Investigator: Mª Luz Guenaga Gómez
Non academic entity: Provincial Councils of Biscay
Contact: María Guijarro
Start date: 31/12/2016
End date: 31/12/2017
Financiation scheme: Provincial Councils of Biscay, Guipúzcoa, & Álava; and other private entities
INSPIRA STEM addresses the promotion of new vocations in Innovation, Science and Technology among the female population asdeterminant of economic growth and inclusive XXI century given the necessary participation and perspective of women in allthem. The project has generated:
- Participation: FECYT and the three Provincial Councils, Mentors: 54 Vizcaya, 13 Álava, 34 Guipúzcoa, and 10 in Catalonia; Schools: (2016) and +48 (2017) +200 girls (2016) and 2,700 children (2017), 27 signatories commitment INSPIRA
- An innovative methodology to work with boys and cycads primary through dynamic mentoring provision of educational and research community.
- Broadcasting means for social awareness.
- The project is under scaling in other regions and will be presented to European calls to reach more children, replicate the experience and improve