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STEM education

We encourage the pursuit of math and science through a variety of programs. By making a joint effort with other leaders and organizations, we’re putting science and math fluency on the fast track. 

Math and Science Initiatives

Closing the learning gap

Engineers help shape the future. Whether it’s developing new fuel sources, managing energy resources more efficiently or exploring the outer edges of the universe, engineers make it happen. But not enough U.S. students are pursuing engineering or other careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). By supporting programs that improve teaching and learning in these key areas, ExxonMobil is dedicated to making a difference in our children’s lives and our nation’s future.

$1.25B

contributed to education programs around the world by ExxonMobil since 2000

Students in Fort Worth, Texas at NMSI’s College Readiness Program.
Students in Fort Worth, Texas, participating in NMSI’s College Readiness Program.

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Women in science: Changing mindsets ‘stems’ from awareness This International Women’s Day, ExxonMobil is proud to spotlight successful women from around the globe. The world of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) is no longer relegated to men in white lab coats. It’s an environment filled with women producing life-changing work that has the power to impact millions.

Women's opportunity Energy Factor March 8, 2019

ExxonMobil employees inspire girls to pursue engineering fields IRVING, Texas — More than 1,000 middle-school girls have joined ExxonMobil for the company’s 16th annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, which aims to inspire female students to consider engineering as a career.

Newsroom News Feb. 25, 2019

National Engineers Week: Embracing the future Engineers are behind many of ExxonMobil’s breakthroughs and innovations, but what exactly do engineers do? The short answer is a lot!

STEM education Energy Factor Feb. 20, 2019

Our partners in supporting education worldwide Teachers are critical to the success of our students and future workforce, which is why ExxonMobil supports organizations that work directly with educators. Partners like the UTeach Institute, National Math and Science Initiative and Teach for America ensure that classroom teachers are well-prepared and able to help students develop the knowledge and skills to succeed in college and future careers.

STEM education Article Oct. 31, 2018

United States education initiatives Education is the fundamental building block of individual opportunity and economic growth, and STEM skills, in particular, are critical. We have focused our U.S. education programs to help address the STEM challenge and are investing in those with the potential to make a meaningful national impact.

STEM education Article Aug. 30, 2018