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The STELAR Project 2014
The education and science charity STELAR has been active in promoting radio communications in schools and colleges for over 20 years as part of curriculum enrichment and personal and professional development for teachers. Through its specialist courses, it has achieved much notable success in establishing radio clubs in schools and inspiring young people to seek careers in science, electronics and industry. Via these activities it has played a major role in furthering space and satellite communication studies within schools.
In 2013 STELAR provided opportunities for satellite communication studies by offering SDR radios to schools, thus allowing them to participate in the current series of FUNcube satellite experiments.
This year, STELAR is offering a new challenge to educators, both professional and amateur. The phenomenal success of the Raspberry Pi computer has opened up new opportunities and stimulated demand for educational projects linking to communications systems via computers.
STELAR is seeking to support the very best of those ideas by making available grants to educational groups with projects designed to stimulate experimentation via radio linked computing.
The STELAR trustees