Title Sponsor: Broadcom Foundation

Society for Science is honored to have the Broadcom Foundation as the title sponsor and partner of the Broadcom Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars® (MASTERS) competition.

The Broadcom Foundation has been the title sponsor of the Broadcom MASTERS since 2011, demonstrating the foundation’s support of advancing science, technology, math and engineering (STEM) education.

Broadcom MASTERS is a competition for sixth to eighth grade students designed to inspire and encourage young scientists, engineers and innovators to continue with STEM studies into high school. Each year, thousands of middle school students across the United States earn nominations to the program, and finalists compete for over $100,000 in awards.

Read the 2020 winners press release

Broadcom Foundation

Founded in April 2009, the Broadcom Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation with its main mission to advance science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education by increasing opportunities to achieve success through equitable access to STEM pathways.

The foundation inspires young people to pursue careers in STEM through its signature programs including the Broadcom MASTERS®, the premier science and engineering competition for middle school students around the world.

Learn more at www.broadcomfoundation.org. 

Broadcom Inc.

Broadcom Inc. combines global scale, engineering depth, broad product portfolio diversity, superior execution and operational focus to deliver category-leading semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions so its customers can build and grow successful businesses in a constantly changing environment.

Broadcom understands that companies are corporate citizens and is increasingly aware of the impact of our business on the rest of society, including our investors, customers, suppliers and employees and the environment. Our investors and our customers also expect that we take responsibility for the social and environmental impacts of our business operations.

Broadcom is committed to conducting its business in an ethical, socially responsible and environmentally sustainable manner that contributes to growth and innovation and delivers economic, social and environmental benefits for all stakeholders.
For more information about Broadcom Inc., please visit https://www.broadcom.com/


Exploring Project-Based Learning

Broadcom Foundation supports project-based STEM initiatives that enable students and teachers to acquire 21st century skills of critical thinking, collaboration, communication and creativity that result in confident problem solving, independent thinking, leadership and innovation. Project-based learning is a critical component of the Next Generation Science Standards that incorporate engineering, science and mathematics throughout the curriculum. Learn more at http://broadcomfoundation.org/about/


Broadcom MASTERS Highlights Videos:

Prasanthi Sathyaprakash (OCSEF) & Broadcom MASTERS 2019 Highlights


David Garrett, Henry Samueli & Broadcom MASTERS 2018 Highlights


Broadcom MASTERS International Highlights Videos:

David Garrett & Broadcom MASTERS 2019 International Highlights


Prasanthi Sathyaprakash & Broadcom MASTERS 2018 International Highlights