HT Invites Students to Apply for the Women's STEM Award 2021
Hrvatski Telekom invited female students of STEM faculties in Croatia to participate in the international Women's STEM Award program. It is being held for the eighth year in a row, and provides an opportunity to win the main prize of €3,000.
Students of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics can submit their bachelor's or master's theses until March 14 on one of five strategic topics: Cloud, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Networks of the Future. A jury, comprising experts from Deutsche Telekom, representatives of the academia, and other prominent STEM experts, will evaluate and select the best final paper and award it with €3000. The best and most innovative thesis from each of the competition topics can win an additional €500.
HT actively advocates the promotion of STEM activities and women's position in science through long-term investment in the Generation NOW project. Over 300 educational institutions and over 2,200 children and young people have participated in it so far. With as much as 44% of women in its management team, HT is one of the leading Croatian and European telecommunications companies by the representation of women in the management structure.