December 1, 2023 2 min read

2024 STEM Day at the Capitol

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Our annual STEM Day at the Capitol in Jefferson City was held on Thursday, March 7, 2024, with a focus on K-12, higher education, business and industry STEM programming. 

Each year the Missouri Chamber’s Math and Science Coalition hosts its annual STEM Day at the Capitol celebration and exhibit. Hundreds of students, educators and business professionals showcase some of the innovative efforts underway in Missouri to encourage and inspire tomorrow’s STEM talent. Previous programs have included a Boeing F-18 flight simulator, FIRST Robotics Competition, electrical circuits with Honeywell, chemical reactions with Pfizer, and much more.

Interested in joining us in 2025? More details coming soon!

Takeaways for the event:

  • Showcase STEM efforts in K-12, higher education, and business and industry
  • Share your passion and excitement for STEM with Missouri State Legislators
  • Demonstrate the impact that STEM has on student learning and success
  • Network with legislators and other key STEM educators, professionals and program directors

What you can expect as a student group:

  • Exhibits will be open from 9 a.m. — 1 p.m. in the third floor Rotunda of the Capitol Building
  • There will be hands-on activities and demonstrations by the various exhibitors that students, educators and the public can take part in
  • A variety of STEM professionals and experts will be on hand to connect and discuss ways that classrooms, schools and even businesses can engage in STEM education
  • Handouts and promotional giveaways will be available from various exhibitors
  • Student groups can meet with their individual legislators during the day
  • Registration is required — this event is limited to 500 students!

What you can expect as an exhibitor:

  • Each exhibitor must provide some type of hands-on-activity or simulation that is interactive for students K-12
  • Exhibitors should plan to arrive between 7:30 a.m. — 8:45 a.m. with displays, materials and handouts *It is recommended that any heavy boxes or displays be brought in on wheeled carts or dollies  
  • There is limited access to electricity for exhibitors. If your organization needs power to run a display or activity, please confirm this at the time that you register or prior to program. Also, please bring any power cords and power strips needed for your exhibit.  
  • If you are interested in being an exhibitor, please contact Brian Crouse at or call (573) 634-3511

    *NOTE: Due to space restrictions, there is a limited number of exhibitor spaces for this event. Registration online does not guarantee your spot. All organizations will go through a selection process. Selections will occur in December/January.  Refunds will be extended to groups not selected.


This event is powered by STEM-focused organizations, both private and not-for-profit.  Support at the Stratosphere level and above will provide additional visibility and recognition to STEM Signing Day and Scholarship Award program. If your organization would like to be supporter of STEM Day at the Capitol, please contact Chris Burruss at (573) 634-3511 or

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors!

Thermosphere Sponsor/Cohost

Mesosphere Sponsor

Stratosphere Sponsors

The Boeing Company logo
chamber benefit plan logo resized
Hitachi Energy logo with tag line, Inspire the Next
Missouri AfterSchool Network logo
Missouri S&T Primary Logo
STEMSTL Ecosystem logo
Watlow logo

Troposphere Sponsors

Pfizer blue logo.

Ground Control

Missouri Chamber Foundation logo
Missouri Technology Alliance logo


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