CITGO Supports STEM Education

CITGO Supports STEM Education

Through the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline, we actively support the academic exploration of STEM education in the schools near our Houston-based headquarters and refineries. Six CITGO Innovation Academy locations, 40 STEM partners and scholarship awards reach more than 35,000 students & educators.

The STEM Talent Pipeline provides grants to schools and educational organizations to support programs that increase student interest, retention and graduation rates; particularly at the elementary, high school and post-secondary levels. The program supports organizations that prepare students for STEM courses at technical institutions and universities.

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CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery Promotes STEM Classroom Learning Through Workshops for Educators
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, February 15, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- In an effort to promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in the classroom, the CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery partnered with The National Energy Education Development Project (NEED) to host an all-day hands-on learning workshop for 27 STEM teachers from 10 local middle and high schools. As part of the CITGO STEM...
Feb 15, 2017 9:30 AM ET
CITGO Endows a Technology Scholarship at Joliet Junior College
LEMONT, Ill., February 14, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The CITGO Lemont Refinery and Joliet Junior College (JJC) recently announced a new scholarship for STEM students through the establishment of a $250,000 endowment with the Joliet Junior College (JJC) Foundation. “During 2016 we began discussions with Will County Executive Larry Walsh, Sr. on how CITGO could make a positive impact in Will...
Feb 14, 2017 9:30 AM ET
CITGO Lemont Refinery Hosts STEM Education Workshop for Local Teachers
LEMONT, Ill., January 18, 2016 /3BL Media/― During the month of December, the CITGO Lemont Refinery hosted 38 science and math teachers from 24 area schools for a STEM workshop as a way to further enhance the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) curriculum used in local schools. As a part of the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline initiative, and in partnership with The National...
Jan 18, 2017 9:30 AM ET
CITGO Lake Charles Refinery Hosts STEM Educational Workshop for Local Teachers
SULPHUR, La., December 22, 2016, /3BL Media/ – The CITGO Lake Charles Refinery, in partnership with The National Energy Education Development Project (NEED), recently hosted an informational and educational workshop for 30 local STEM teachers to enhance the science, technology, engineering and math-based education curriculum used in their classrooms. The CITGO Energy Workshop was...
Dec 22, 2016 9:30 AM ET
CITGO Launches the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline Educational Program, Announces Grants to Expand Learning and Career Opportunities
HOUSTON, December 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ – To increase access to educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) that will open doors to rewarding careers, CITGO Petroleum Corporation is launching a new social responsibility program, the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline, for students enrolled in elementary school through post-secondary education – and beyond.  ...
Dec 1, 2016 9:30 AM ET