Science for Progress

PACES is an association of like-minded members of the Filipino-Austrian community who recognize the importance of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in a country´s development,

The STEMS70 Scholarship Program


This is PACES’ flagship scholarship program which
 aims to provide full scholarships for students in the Philippines who are pursuing academic degree programs in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

News and Events

Statistics in Daily Life: Uses and Misuses

Statistics in Daily Life: Uses and Misuses

(Lies, damned lies, and statistics) "Lies, damned lies, and statistics," a phrase popularized by Mark Twain and variously ascribed to different public personalities, describes the persuasive power of statistics to convince, rightly or wrongly, and to prop up not only...

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PACES Lecture: Zoom Your Way to the Top

PACES Lecture: Zoom Your Way to the Top

Since the current pandemic began more than one year ago, online video calls and virtual meetings have become practically the norm, displacing traditional face-to-face interactions, work and business meetings, scientific meetings and conventions, social gatherings,...

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STEMS70 Scholar Passes Metallurgical Engineering Board Exam

STEMS70 Scholar Passes Metallurgical Engineering Board Exam

A former PACES scholar has achieved an important career milestone. Mr. Kenneth Dave Borja passed the July 2021 Metallurgical Engineering Licensure exam, also called the board exam, given by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) in the Philippines. Kenneth Borja...

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A Tree for the Next Hundred Years

A Tree for the Next Hundred Years

By Malou Soto-Reininger* The festive gathering of Filipino and Austrian guests at the park for the tree planting ceremony was treated to a bit of history in the making. The excitement was running high, as this was the first time that Philippine migrants to Austria...

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Our Goals & Objectives

Our goal is to help outstanding but financially challenged Filipino college students to pursue studies in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Learn more.

Scholarship Implementation Report

The STEMS70 scholarship program has completed its first year in June 2018. All four scholars performed satisfactorily and will be supported for the next academic year. Read the scholarship implementation report for 2018.

Support a Scholar

Your donation to PACES can help support a Filipino college student to pursue a higher education in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. Support a deserving scholar by pledging #10forSTEMS.

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What is #10forSTEMS

Learn more about our #10forSTEMS campaign.

Make a donation

Support a deserving scholar by pledging #10forSTEMS.