Overview

MAES Science Extravaganza is a one-day, hands-on academic enrichment experience for middle and high school students. Held all across the nation by MAES’ professional and student chapters, this event is ideal for sparking an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) among younger students. The event consists of workshops and activities presented by volunteer professionals, professors, and college students across a wide range of technical and scientific fields.

Science Extravaganza is one of MAES’ many programs and events to reinforce the benefits of higher education. The overarching goal is to create awareness of STEM among Pre-College students resulting in a greater number of Latinos completing high school and pursuing college education.

Find out if there’s a MAES Science Extravaganza is coming to a city near you!

For Kids

  • Explore Careers in STEM
  • Have Fun While Learning
  • Interact with College Students
  • Meet Science and Engineering Role Models
  • Tour a University Campus
  • Win Exciting Prizes

For Parents and Teachers

  • Explore Careers in STEM
  • Find Out About Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Meet Guest Speakers and Role Models
  • Support Your Child’s Education
  • Tour a University Campus

For Organizers

  • Apply for an SE Grant
  • Expand Your Resume
  • Give Back to Your Community
  • Mentor Pre-College Students
  • Present a Workshop
  • Serve a Tour Guides

For Partners and Volunteers

  • Build Lasting Relationships with MAES Student Chapters
  • Give Back to Your Community
  • Mentor Pre-College Students
  • Present a Workshop
  • Serve as a Judge for Competitions
  • Talk About Your Career

Important Information for Organizers

  • Science Extravaganza Branding Guidelines
  • Science Extravaganza Logos
  • Science Extravaganza Theme for 2012 – 2013