As the need for qualified candidates in high tech fields has grown the desire to groom American students for these fields has become a top priority for educational and business leaders. STEM education is an acronym for the study of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. STEM education has become a top priority through all levels of the US education system to provide more opportunities for talented students and a larger pool of qualified employees for high tech businesses. Phillips Charitable Organization is a strong proponent of STEM education and strives to provide opportunities for students in the US in the associated fields. By providing assistance and support for STEM education programs PCO helps both students and businesses achieve their goals in todays technologically advanced and every changing world.