Municipality of Rhodes - Equipment - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Municipality of Rhodes

For partial funding of a program on educational robotics.

The grant funded the purchase of equipment for implementation of an educational robotics program in schools on the island of Rhodes during one semester of the 2009-2010 academic year. The program was implemented in collaboration with the Municipality of Rhodes.

The Municipality of Rhodes established a Committee to collaborate with higher education institutions in 2007.  The Committee has worked with the University of the Aegean to develop joint projects to promote education and culture. The Committee comprises 13 members, all academics or professionals involved in the teaching process, and is active in holding lectures, designing programs, and implementing research projects on social, economic and cultural matters.

Press Release of the Municipality of Rhodes – Text available in Greek only