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Seeking Volunteers – Delaware Valley Science Fairs Inc. – Make a Difference in a Future STEM Student

Founded in 1949, The Delaware Valley Science Fairs (DVSF), Inc., is a non-profit organization sponsored by area companies, foundations, universities and individual donors. One of the oldest and largest Fairs in the country, DVSF embraces a philosophy is that students learn science by doing science. In the process, students learn how to think and develop critical problem solving skills that they will need for careers, college and citizenship. Our mission is to bring parents, teachers and industry together to stimulate and nurture young people so that they can grow and develop into contributing members of the community by providing the scientific work force needed for the future. We provide mentoring and teacher training to facilitate participation in this activity.

Each year, 900 to 1,000 students in grades 6th through 12th from Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey and Delaware, make new discoveries that could change their lives forever as they participate in the Delaware Valley Science Fairs (DVSF). Nearly $6 million in scholarship and prize money is awarded to students winners. DVSF takes top high-school winners to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) competition in May to compete for more than $4 million in scholarships and awards. Top middle-school winners go on to the Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology, and Engineering for Rising Stars) national competition.

DVSF is looking for volunteers. ASQ Philly is a proud supporter of DVSF knowing that future STEM professionals often move into quality related positions in all industries. See the list of volunteer opportunities and volunteer application. The fair is being held April 2019 however planning is going on now. Will you make a difference in some Delaware Valley STEM student’s future?

Have Trouble Hiring Great Talent?

Do you find your company is having trouble hiring great talent specifically in the quality field?

ASQ Philly wants to remind you of the following resources for finding great talent. List your job with our job listing page. Or take a look at our current member’s resume of available talent or freelance/consultants list provided by our section members.

We do not directly endorse any of these candidates however our leadership team have worked with these professionals.

Job listings

Resumes of Available Talent

Freelance/Consultants listing