Congratulations to our 2014 Siemens Summer of Learning Fellows!

Siemens Teachers as Researchers (STARs)

A Siemens Foundation Initiative

Eligibility Criteria

  • Employed as a full-time teacher in the 2013-2014 school year and intend to continue teaching in the 2014-2015 school year
  • Teach one or more science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) courses in the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 school year
  • Teach any or a combination of grades 6 through 12
  • Have a strong desire to improve teaching and learning in the classroom
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident Alien

NOTE: 2012-2013 STEM Institute and STARs Fellows are not able to apply to the 2013-2014 Siemens STEM Institute or STARs programs. Previous Fellows must wait one year to reapply.


Selection Process:


The selection process is based upon the responses on the application form, recommendation form, and school and community demographics. The Siemens Foundation's goal is to provide opportunities to educators from a broad spectrum of schools to include diversity in size, school type (private/public, rural/urban), and socioeconomic backgrounds of student populations and communities. Teachers from all venues of schools and communities are encouraged to apply.





Contact Information:
Discovery Education