News

JUMP into STEM is gearing up for Fall 2022! See the schedule page for additional information.

Past News

BTO Announces the Winners of JUMP into STEM’s Final Competition

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Building Technologies Office (BTO) awarded top honors to students from four universities during the annual JUMP into STEM final competition hosted virtually by Oak Ridge National Laboratory […]

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JUMP Into STEM Final Event Exemplifies Commitment to Equity From the Next Generation of Building Science Professionals

The JUMP into STEM Final Event—held virtually Jan. 27 and 28, 2022—showcased holistic solutions from student teams covering three challenge areas: equal access to indoor air quality, resilience for all, and accelerated […]

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Announcing the 2021–2022 JUMP Into STEM Challenge Winners

The next generation of building scientists is responding to the challenges of climate change with solutions that make equity a priority. This year’s JUMP into STEM Challenges asked student teams from across […]

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JUMP Into STEM Challenge Winners Announced

The JUMP into STEM Management Team is pleased to announce the winners and runners-up of the 2021–2022 JUMP into STEM Challenge Competition. This competition has shown that the next generation […]

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JUMP Into STEM Continues To Open Doors to the Building Science Industry

Buildings are used every day by almost all members of U.S. society, which is why diversity in building science professionals is critical to better understanding the needs of all building […]

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BTO’s JUMP into STEM Launches its Fourth Year of Buildings-Related Challenges

JUMP (Join the discussion, Unveil innovation, Make connections, Promote tech-to-market) into STEM is launching its fourth year of challenges on August 16, 2021. The U.S. Department of Energy’s online building energy-efficiency competition is open […]

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JUMP Into STEM Interns Pursue Passions Through Impactful Building Science

For three inspiring young building science professionals, coursework completed in their college classroom landed them a 10-week internship at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). 2020 JUMP into STEM Final Event competition […]

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The U.S. Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office Announces 2021 JUMP into STEM Winning Teams

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Building Technologies Office (BTO) announced the winners of the annual building technologies competition, JUMP into STEM, at the virtual finals hosted by the National Renewable Energy […]

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First Virtual JUMP into STEM Competition Showcases Student Solutions to Building Science Challenges

Trisha Gupta and Vedyun Mishra, master’s degree students in architecture at Syracuse University, presented their team’s project, Enabling the Proliferation of Energy Auditing. The project addresses the need for accurate and […]

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