Changing the world through STEM

The next generation of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) professionals are vital to the world's continued progress. Not only do STEM skills serve as the backbone of our business, but STEM professionals will be delivering the next 100 years of engineering, technological innovation and invention. We must equip students with the tools, education and mentorship to succeed in STEM.​ 

Dream Big

Bechtel is proud to present Dream Big.  Narrated by Academy Award® winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big is a first of its kind film for IMAX® and giant screen theaters that will transform how we think about engineering. From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings, to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and reveals the heart that drives engineers to create better lives for people around the world.  See more Dream Big videos

The Bechtel Dream Big Innovative Educator Award

As a partner in the inaugural FabLab Science & Innovation Awards, Bechtel is proud to announce the opening of nominations for the Bechtel Dream Big Engineering Innovative Educator Award. This award honors educators who are inspiring, leading, and influencing the next generation of students to “Dream Big.” 

Nominations will be accepted from students, parents, educator peers, community organizations, business partners, and non-profit leaders and should explain how the educator has made a lasting impact on the student’s education, their desire to pursue a STEM career, and/or how the nominee has made a difference in the STEM field. 

Fill out the nomination form here. Nominations will be open until October 13, 2017 

8.65 million people will make up the STEM workforce by 2018, helping solve the world’s greatest challenges.

 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Resources for Teachers from DiscoverE

Find great STEM activities and programs for your classroom here at DiscoverE.