Aramco Services Company (ASC) joins as a national partner for the SAE Foundation’s A World In Motion (AWIM) program, helping to expand this hands-on learning experience for K-8 students. ASC has provided generous funding to provide AWIM programming and support to nearly 3,000 students in Detroit, Boston, Houston, New York, and Washington, DC. These students will participate in building models, understanding forces and motion, and learning though this nationally benchmarked program with a student competition planned for the Houston area.
Aramco has been making the connection with STEM education not only through its involvement in programs like AWIM but also with its own industry-recognized STEM program, Aramco iExplore, created in partnership with the Houston Museum of Natural Science.
ASC is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, a world leader in integrated energy and chemicals, and has had a presence in the U.S. for more than 60 years. ASC is a contributor to the U.S. energy sector through employment, partnerships with energy peers and oil services companies, joint industry and academic collaborations, and research and technology development. The company is headquartered in Houston and maintains offices in New York; Washington, DC; Boston; and Detroit. ASC is committed to being a positive contributor in the communities where its employees live and work, and to making a difference through outreach that benefits the arts, geosciences, education and the environment.