SARSEF - Southern Arizona Research, Science and Engineering Foundation
- Schools and/or Educational Services
- Non Profit
The Southern Arizona Research, Science and Engineering Foundation (SARSEF) empowers Southern Arizona's K-12 students to participate in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math through inquiry-based learning and research. SARSEF serves over 75,000 students annually across the seven counties of Southern Arizona, offering free, year-round educational outreach to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, with particular focus on under-represented students in areas of poverty. After completing a research project, the top 4,800 students in the region compete at SARSEF’s week-long fair and are awarded over $100,000 in scholarships, trips, and cash prizes as encouragement for their work.
JobsProgram CoordinatorCategory: Non-Profit and Social ServicesJob Title: Program Coordinator Reports To: Director of Education and Innovation Status: Full Time, Exempt Summary of Programs: Racing the Sun addresses a top concern facing Southern Arizona technology companies- the lack of a skilled STEM workforce. The program is designed to introduce students to career pathways in STEM-based industries. Students have the opportunity to work with ...read more