Chief Science Officers

Shelton State Chief Science Officers group
Program overview

Chief Science Officers (CSO) Program

The Chief Science Officers (CSO) program places students at the forefront of STEM. Students in grades 6-12, serve as liaisons for their state as they experience leadership training, foster STEM opportunities at their schools and in their local communities, and work collectively to provide ideas and input to STEM leaders in their region. The program seeks to inspire students and community STEM awareness while encouraging the pursuit of STEM education and careers.

The underlying goals are to:

  • Create a global network of diverse STEM leaders
  • Foster communication and collaboration among CSO’s
  • Enrich STEM culture and career awareness.
  • Amplify student voice in STEM conversations in the community

The CSO's mission is to:

For more info, contact:
Rene McNeal