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STEM Enrichment Activities

STEM Enrichment Activities

STEM Enrichment activities spark student interest in STEM from the earliest grades through high school. They also provide experiential learning opportunities for educators. Our programs are great for students and teachers from all backgrounds and interests, and are designed to complement classroom learning and teaching by providing exciting, engaging, hands-on experiences. EXPLORE

Competitions

STEM Competitions are designed to expose students to scientific research methods and engineering principles in an interactive, hands-on way, and enables them to compete for recognition, scholarships and awards. EXPLORE

Competitions
Apprenticeships & Fellowships

Apprenticeships & Fellowships

AEOP Apprenticeships and Fellowships help you gain the skills and experience you need today to prepare for the STEM careers of tomorrow. As an apprentice or fellow, you will conduct cutting-edge research in a state-of-the-art facility alongside a professional STEM mentor. EXPLORE

Scholarships & Grants

The Department of Defense provides a variety of opportunities that enable students to pursue STEM education through fellowships, grants and tuition-for-service programs. EXPLORE

Scholarships & Grants

28,947
Youth participants in 2019

6,138
Adult participants in 2019

90%
Of alumni indicated they were interested in pursuing a STEM career

 

Meet Our Students

AEOP alumni are doing amazing things. Hear what our alumni learned and what they’re up to now.

 
 

Latest Blog Posts

July 15, 2021

AEOP Apprenticeship Mentors Are Helping Students Reach Their STEM goals

Explore STEM. Make scientific discoveries. Invent new technologies. This is what your summer can look like as an AEOP apprentice! There are no better people to explain the benefits of AEOP High School or Undergraduate Apprenticeships than the mentors who work directly with students during the program.

July 9, 2021

Battelle Seeking an Evaluation Partner for the AEOP Consortium

The U.S. Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) consortium, through its lead organization, Battelle, is seeking an evaluation partner that will be responsible for developing and managing the program evaluations.

July 6, 2021

eCYBERMISSION 2021 Comes to an End. Here’s a Recap of the National Event

Join us in giving the 2020-2021 winners of AEOP’s eCYBERMISSION a round of applause! The 19th annual National Judging & Educational Event (NJ&EE) brought together teams from around the country, virtually, to compete, network and share their projects.  As usual, the teams amazed the judges and attendees with their creative thinking and proposed solutions as […]

June 29, 2021

Exploring the diversity of STEM Careers – from bees to math: AEOP launches Profiles in STEM with Katie Culbert

What do beekeepers, statisticians, mathematicians and robotics engineers have in common? They are all STEM careers. We sat down with Katie Culbert, the host of AEOP’s new Profiles in STEM series to talk about how AEOP has introduced her to a wide range of STEM careers and ignited a new passion for beekeeping.

June 23, 2021

Do You Have the Need for Solar-Powered Speed? Junior Solar Sprint is for You!

There’s nothing quite like the thrill of watching the solar car you designed and built cross the finish line first. Take it from Charles Nino, a two-time Junior Solar Sprint (JSS) winner. A graduating senior at Roxbury High School in New Jersey, Charles first got involved with JSS when he was in seventh grade.

June 3, 2021

Request for Proposals and Guidelines to Support the AEOP

The U.S. Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) through its cooperative agreement (COA) with Battelle is seeking new and innovative partnerships with organizations that have similar STEM goals with the purpose of reaching more students through programs already within the AEOP portfolio.