We have been working hard to reach and change the perceptions of high school students in groups typically under-represented in engineering including those who are creatively-minded, female, rural, regional and indigenous.
6,800 High school students have participated in our one-day programs
400+ Schools across Australia
79 Events in Brisbane, Caboolture, Townsville, Cairns, Kingaroy, Mt Isa, Toowoomba, Springfield, Dalby, Roma, Chinchilla, Miles, Bundaberg, Melbourne, Timboon, Hamilton, Perth, Sydney, Lithgow, Temora, Bathurst and Wollongong
94% of students surveyed are satisfied or very satisfied with our events
80% of students would consider a career in engineering after attending a Power of Engineering event
77% of students who would not have otherwise considered an engineering career changed their mind to a YES after attending an event!!
We have also been working hard to change perceptions of the wider community!
70+ Media features including ABC News, Totally Wild, Sky News Australia, Australian Financial Review and more
26,000,000+ People reached through the media
9,000 Engineering professionals have heard about Power of Engineering through our national and global industry presence.