1 / October / 2019

STEM Punks Big Win 2019 Telstra Awards


Posted 1 October 2019

Brisbane STEM Education Company Wins Prestigious Telstra Business Award



Brisbane STEM Education Company STEM Punks, is the 2019 Queensland Emerging and Energised award winner at the Telstra Business Awards.


Announced at a gala dinner in Brisbane recently, STEM Punks received the coveted 2019 Telstra Queensland Emerging and Energised award. Carefully selected by a panel of expert judges, STEM Punks have been recognised as the highest achieving business in their respective category.

The Telstra Business Awards offer entrants, finalists and winners a range of experiences and opportunities. Businesses gain nation-wide recognition, marketing exposure, innovative learning and growth opportunities and more, all of which will be at STEM Punks disposal as they no doubt grow into the future.

STEM Punks provides world-leading STEM education programs for students and teachers in primary and secondary schools with learning outcomes linked to the Australian Curriculum. At STEM Punks, the belief that STEM Education should be available to everyone and provide an experience that caters for individual needs and different skill levels is core.

Programs such as drone coding, robotics, app design, renewable energy, smart farming, innovation & entrepreneurship and design thinking are just some of the programs STEM Punks offers to primary and secondary schools. All programs are designed by teachers and linked with learning outcome to match the Australian Curriculum.

For teachers wanting to learn more about the STEM programs, STEM Punks offers Teacher Professional Development Programs which have been developed as fun and hands-on experiences acknowledging the range of teacher’s pre-cursor knowledge of STEM.

Not only do STEM Punks offer hands-on learning, they also offer eLearning programs particularly of up-skilling in STEM. These programs can be completed at your own pace and from the comfort of your home.

STEM Punks programs are developed to inspire kids and adults to learn about STEM in a fun and interactive environment with a mission to inspire tomorrow’s innovators. These programs teach children about STEM in order to equip them with skills to enable 21st century learning.

Through STEM Punks programs, confident and creative thinkers who develop an innovative and entrepreneurial mind-set are created. STEM Punks Founder Michael Holmstrom says there is no lack of ideas in the world, but there is "a lack of a mindset based on innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurship to transform these ideas into value for other people – that’s what we’re all about," he said.

Congratulations to STEM Punks, the 2019 Queensland Emerging and Energised winner at the Telstra Business Awards.