Intelsat is now partnering with XinaBox to deliver space-focused STEM learning tools to teenagers across the African continent.
Intelsat is sponsoring scholarships, each worth hundreds of dollars, for 20 students in Africa.
This is for the beneficiaries to access XinaBox’s dedicated space STEM kits and educational programs, which culminate in students designing, building and launching satellites into spaceTable of Content
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Through building, experimenting, and creating working electronic devices, crafters, students and tinkerers learn critical STEM skills, including coding, electronics, data gathering and analysis, control, and all the principles of Internet of Things (IoT), while engaging with the sensory environment around them. This approach uniquely bridges the virtual worlds of software, the cloud, and big data, with students’ real-world surroundings.
Intelsat is sponsoring 20 XinaBox Space STEM program scholarships, with successful candidates meeting the following criteria:
Students with an interest in the scholarship who meet these criteria as listed above are encouraged to apply before the deadline. The application process requires completing an online form, a space quiz and submitting a short explanation building the case for why you should be selected for this unique program.
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