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.

Content from this campaign

Teachers Bring Deep-Sea Exploration to Classrooms Through Nautilus Exploration Program CITGO STEM Academy
HOUSTON, June 13, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Houston-area educators were introduced on June 9 to members of the Nautilus Corps of Exploration from the Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) for an opportunity to learn innovative ways to engage their students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) concepts at the Nautilus Exploration Program CITGO STEM Academy. The Academy, made...
Jun 13, 2016 11:15 AM ET
CITGO Scholarships Further STEM Education for Spring Branch ISD Students
HOUSTON,  May 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ – CITGO Petroleum Corporation is helping 15 high school students from the Spring Branch Independent School District (ISD) reach the next level of their science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education by offering scholarships to graduating seniors who are heading off to college. This set of scholarships is one of three being awarded to STEM students...
May 19, 2016 10:30 AM ET
CITGO Lemont Refinery Promotes STEM Education in Illinois with Project Infinite Green
LEMONT, Ill., April 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ – CITGO Petroleum Corporation employees from the Lemont Refinery served as mentors teaching interactive workshops on diverse energy sources and sustainability to local middle and high school students as part of Project Infinite Green. This innovative, locally based afterschool program offered middle- and high-school students the opportunity to learn...
Apr 15, 2016 10:50 AM ET
CITGO Fueling Education Program Drives Importance of STEM
HOUSTON, March 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation invites elementary and middle school teachers to enter its fourth annual Fueling Education Program, focusing on the importance of engaging young students in the subjects of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Through April 30, teachers in grades K – 8 are encouraged to visit...
Mar 22, 2016 8:50 AM ET
Chicago-Area Teachers Explore STEM Education with CITGO and the Ocean Exploration Trust
LEMONT, Ill., November 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – More than 30 Chicago-area educators recently gathered at the CITGO Petroleum Corp. Lemont Refinery to take part in the Nautilus Exploration Program CITGO STEM Academy. Funded by CITGO, the free, day-long program provided a unique opportunity for local educators to learn more about deep-ocean exploration, network with their peers and partake in a...
Nov 10, 2015 4:15 PM ET