Empowering students in STEM

Advocates for Student Voice and Innovation in their communities.

Chief Science Officers Catalyze a Culture of Innovation!

Elected by their peers, CSOs are collaborative voices of change.

Chief Science Officers amplify student voice by bringing their peers and community leaders together to ignite new opportunities in STEM and innovation.

The CSOs create change and become stronger leaders through mentorship!

Email Kelly to ask how you can support a CSO.


Become a Mentor

Mentors help CSOs develop their Action Plan ideas and empower them to get involved in community STEM events.

Sponsor a CSO

Your donations will help start or support the CSO program in communities around the globe. Learn how you can donate now!

Support Local Events

CSO programs host regular events to help promote STEM in their local communities and beyond.

Meet Leadership Council Members

Get to know the CSOs on the Leadership Council by searching through our directory.

Watch an Episode on the CSO Channel

CSOs have teamed up to create “Perspective with CSO Cyra” on YouTube. Each episode highlights a theme with interviews, jokes and encouraging words from Chief Science Officers around the global network.

Meet the CSOs.

CSOs are students elected by their peers in grades 6-12 to be liaison for STEM and innovation in their schools and community.







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From the CSO Blog

Education for Enlightenment

SCLP Samaj School is a reputable leading private school devoted to excellence in Nairobi, Kenya. 28 Chief Science Officers have trained to serve as STEM ambassadors for the students on campus. SCLP Samaj School, established in 1994, is an institution that prepares young children to

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CSOs in PA #MakeItHappen!

The PA SEED CSO Cabinet consisted of 37 CSOs from 13 different schools for the 2020-2021 school year. During our time together, CSOs had the opportunity to connect with eleven different STEM professionals and three different higher education professionals.  These connections allowed the CSOs to

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Interested in bringing a CSO program
to your community?​

Email us today at team@chiefscienceofficers.org​