Michigan Expansion 2021

STEM Flights has been selected by a private family foundation to expand into Michigan in 2021.

Join us at our partner locations for STEM Flights Michigan Kickoff event in May. Each event will have 5 volunteer pilots flying 5 middle and high school students. This experience is FREE for students, STEM and Aviation career resources are provided  after the event.  See event locations and details below.  Local press will be invited and students may be interviewed about their experiences.  For more information please email carley@stemflights.org.  

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Thursday, May 13th at OZW (Howell) from 4 - 6 PM.  

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Friday, May 14th at Y70 (Ionia) from 5 - 7 PM.  

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Saturday, May 15th at AZO (Kalamazoo) from 10 AM - 1 PM

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STEM Flights is a national nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that provides Middle & High School aged kids with customized aviation education and flight experiences to facilitate learning in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Our mission is to inspire America’s youth to pursue STEM & aviation careers.

 

STEM Flights uses the cockpit of an aircraft to introduce STEM education and career paths to young adults. Volunteer Pilot Mentors are paired with a student (& guardian) through our website application. Once approved, Students select a STEM Mission in advance and are required to complete mission related studies prior to the flight experience. Pilot Mentors fly STEM Missions for individual students. Once a student has completed a STEM Flight, they will receive " STEM Flight Following" mentoring and career pathway guidance.

 

We are currently seeking Pilot Mentors & Student applications and educational & non-profit partners. Together we can get more students flying in Michigan! Our program is privately funded and there is no cost to the student. Pilot Mentors donate aircraft and flight time to the student mission. Learn more at www.stemflights.org or contact carley@stemflights.org for more information.