Industry engineer mentoring young girls at an ISU STEM camp.

K-12 STEM Engagement

We help Iowa companies develop strategy to impact their communities for talent expansion through engagement with K-12 audiences including students, educators, and parents. Since our creation in 2002, we have worked with hundreds of partnering industry and organizations to increase reach to Iowa STEM talent.

We help businesses and economic developers by:

CIRAS can run a STEM camp in a community to highlight local career opportunities; connect companies with Iowa Manufacturing Day, FIRST® LEGO® League, Iowa State Engineering Kids (ISEK); and more. Let us show you how to build your talent pipeline!

For assistance on planning or participating in a K-12 program or event, contact Camille Schroeder or ISEK.

CIRAS provides several related services, including: