STEM Education

STEM Education

We inspire the next generation of inventors and advance workforce development for STEM-related careers.

Our initiatives are designed to promote and improve STEM education at all levels and to expand upon opportunities for underrepresented students. Our Qualcomm® Thinkabit Lab™ inspires students of all cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds to imagine future careers in STEM by designing an invention that uses an Internet of Things solution to solve real-world problems. Our ongoing strategic collaboration with FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) provides hands-on experience with Qualcomm technology to engage students in more than 25 countries.

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Meet the 2022 Qualcomm Innovator Stipend Program Recipients!
We are excited to announce 19 early-stage student innovators who have been selected to receive a stipend from the Innovator Stipend Program, sponsored by Qualcomm Incorporated! The program offers financial support to early-stage student innovators from underrepresented groups who are pursuing the development of their innovation or working to secure a patent for their product while...
Feb 16, 2022 10:00 AM ET
Digital Giveback Campaign 2021 Overview
It’s no surprise that the COVID 19 pandemic has exacerbated a growing digital divide across the country. To help bridge the divide, Qualcomm Incorporated collaborated with Computers 2 Kids to host their second annual Digital Give Back...
Feb 11, 2022 10:30 AM ET
NPO Kidsdoor and Qualcomm Wireless Reach Launch IT Drive Program
Qualcomm, through its Qualcomm® Wireless Reach ™ initiative, is collaborating with NPO Kidsdoor on a new program that will provide project-based IT training in Japan. This program will improve career readiness, IT literacy, and communication skills for middle and high school students in Tokyo’s Edogawa Ward. The IT Drive...
Nov 17, 2021 8:00 AM ET
The Power of Collaboration: Fuel for the Million Girls Moonshot
Over the last five years, Qualcomm has invested $30M towards 160 STEM programs across the world. Similar to STEM Next, Qualcomm envisions a diverse and inclusive future STEM workforce made possible by advancing STEM education for students at all levels and from all backgrounds. During MGM’s launch last year, Qualcomm was a supportive inaugural funder and visionary leader that helped MGM create...
Nov 15, 2021 4:45 PM ET
Qualcomm® Thinkabit Lab™ Represented at the Annual Learning Impact Conference
2020’s sudden shift towards a virtual learning environment presented the Qualcomm® Thinkabit Lab™ with a daunting task: adapt our hands-on engineering projects, collaborative group work and interactive coding classes to fit into this new virtual educational world. During distanced learning, it became necessary to approach the program...
Nov 12, 2021 12:00 PM ET