Created on 27 January 2013 Hits: 2508 Written by Kemron Dufont Category: TECHNOLOGY


St. Georges --The application process for the 2013 Student Program for Innovation in Science and Engineering (SPISE) is now open (


SPISE 2013 is a unique opportunity for Secondary and T.A Marryshow Community College students with strong interest in pursuing careers in science and engineering to spend 4 weeks of total immersion in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in Barbados this summer, all expenses paid. A full scholarship for one Grenadian student to attend SPISE 2013 has been generously donated by Mr. Nicholas Braithwaite's PETNA Foundation.


Student applicants must be at least 16 years of age but less than 18 years of age on July 1, 2013, and have completed CXC exams or equivalent in math and science subjects. The SPISE 2013 will run from July 20 to August 17, 2013, and will be held again at the UWI-Cave Hill campus in Barbados, with UWI and CXC providing critical resources and support.


Please see videos of last year's program, application forms for students, teaching assistants and instructors, and be sure to read the frequently asked questions (FAQs) at The application deadline is April 22, 2013.


Contact: Mr. Kemron Dufont, B.E., Caribbean Science Foundation Representative (Grenada) at phone: 473.416.5319 or
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