Tauranga science & tech after school programme wins Curious Minds funding

A trio of Bay of Plenty organisations have been handed government funding to help engage young people in science and technology.

Tauranga’s House of Science and Rotorua’s Digital Natives, as well as Crown Research Institute Scion, have be granted $18,400, $20,000 and $20,000 respectively for projects aimed at introducing more youngsters to the subjects.

The House of Science has been funded to the tune of $18,400 to run a weekly afterschool programme in Tauranga that will include robots, food science, forensics, flight and other topics. More…

Originally published by Sun Live, 26th November 2015.