STEM workforce Opportunity – Oct 30

Posted by University City Science Center on October 27, 2020

Interested in gaining skills for a job in a science or tech company? Introducing BULB: Building an Understanding of Lab Basics

Recruitment for the second BULB program has begun.

This NO COST two-week virtual training in the STEM field will allow you to gain skills sought after by local science and tech employers.

Why Apply?

  • Gain skills desired by science and tech employers and make your career future proof
  • Earn a stipend while learning 21st Century workforce skills
  • Increase professional connections with science and tech companies
  • Acquire skills and access to family-sustaining career opportunities

Major Details:

  • Building an Understanding of Lab Basics (BULB) 2nd cohort
  • Application open on Monday, October 19th at 9am
  • Application close on Friday October 30th at 5pm
  • Applicants will be notified the week of November 7th if accepted
  • Program dates: November 9th to November 20th 2:45pm – 5:45pm (Participants must be able to commit to the dates and times)
  • Must be a Philadelphia resident to apply
  • Participants receive a small stipend during programming (performance and attendance based)
  • Participants are assigned to a STEM professional mentor from the science or tech field
  • Participants receive a new laptop upon graduating from the program and can keep any lab equipment provided during the program.

Learn more here.

Apply today.

Questions? Contact Phil Brooks, Director, STEM Workforce Partnerships, at or 215-966-6076.

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