Making space for science

Grants of up to $5,000 are now available to primary and secondary schools in Stirling looking to encourage practical skills, creativity and entrepreneurial thinking. Applications for the Coalition Government’s $1 million Maker Projects grants will open on Thursday November 8 at midday (AEST). The funding is designed to assist with maker spaces, such as creative…

National Science Week 2018 showcases the importance of STEM to local students

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has joined students at Dryandra Primary School in Mirrabooka to celebrate National Science Week. As part of this year’s event the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is hosting activities in local schools to highlight the importance of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). Mr Keenan said it…