A year of great achievements for Instituto TIM

Published in January 3, 2018

Instituto TIM remained in its mission to contribute for the democratization of science, technology and innovation in 2017 with great results. Among the highlights of its 4th year of activity, there is the launch of Busca Ativa Escolar, a platform that contributes to the fight against school exclusion; the availability of the platform Mapas Culturais as SaaS (software as a service) by the Ministry of Culture (MinC) to all states and municipalities; and the support by the Academic Working Capital […]

See the result of the 2nd call of AWC 2017

Published in April 25, 2017

The result of the second call to participate in Academic Working Capital 2017 has already been published on the program’s website. Altogether, 31 projects were selected – 23 from undergraduate students and 8 from students of State Technical Schools (Etecs), who participate in a pilot format through a partnership between Instituto TIM and Paula Souza Center. Those selected will join the five groups that have been already performing the activities since January, and will participate in AWC’s Online Workshop I, […]

450 thousand people involved in 2016

Published in January 3, 2017

In the year in which it completed three years of operation, Instituto TIM involved around 450 thousand people through 10 projects and support to science and technology museums and centers. In 2016, for the first time, the initiatives reached all the states of Brazil and the Federal District. Since July 2013, when it was created, Instituto TIM has already involved more than 1 million people. Among the highlights of this year, the TIM Tec project was one of the winners […]

TFC: colloquium and year closure

Published in November 17, 2016

TIM Faz Ciência program carried out a colloquium in Curitiba (PR) on November 17th at the Continuous Training Center, in which teachers could share the activities performed over the year. The event also set the program closure in 2016 and paid a tribute to three Departments of Education that stood out in the local management of the program: Curitiba, Fortaleza (CE) and Federal District. One teacher from Fortaleza and one from Brasília (DF) were invited to present their work along […]

Círculo reaches more teachers in RJ

Published in November 11, 2016

More teachers of the state of Rio de Janeiro are participating in the training sessions about the approach of O Círculo da Matemática do Brasil this year. So far, the training sessions in Rio de Janeiro, Duque de Caxias, Niterói and São Gonçalo have already involved 270 participants, more than double compared to last year, when 106 teachers were trained. Furthermore, 11 municipal schools of Rio de Janeiro and Duque de Caxias have Círculo classes in 2016, taking the approach […]

Agentes: 50 students graduate

Published in July 29, 2016

The Agentes da Transformação project conducted on July 28th the graduation of the 50 scholarship students who participated in 2016. The event was held in the Chamber Theater of Cidade das Artes (City of Arts), in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), and brought together about 100 people. In this edition of the project, carried out by Instituto TIM in partnership with Instituto Pereira Passos (IPP), the youngsters applied 2.500 questionnaires between March 10th and July 10th in Rocinha, Complexo do Lins […]

VcSBC: 18 thousand users in a year

Published in June 20, 2016

One year after launch, VcSBC, the app for phones and tablets that works as an online urban caretaking service from São Bernardo City Government, consolidates not only as a tool to request public services, but also as a way for the residents to help to take care of the city. Currently, there are 18.000 registered users and 114 categories of available services. During this period, by June 6th, 25.843 requests were made by users. VcSBC is the result of a […]

Agentes publishes research data

Published in February 26, 2016

The Agentes da Transformação project, carried out by Instituto TIM in partnership with Pereira Passos Institute (IPP), organized an event to publish the data of the survey held in 2015 on the youth of the pacified communities of Rio de Janeiro. On February 25, in the Art Museum of Rio de Janeiro (MAR), about 75 guests learned about the result of the work done by the young scholarship students in the third edition of the project. The audience was made […]

Public Notice: 50 projects selected

Published in February 12, 2016

The authors of the proposals selected in the public notice to support science and technology museums and centers were announced in the Federal Official Gazette. Instituto TIM, in partnership with the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), launched the public notice in October 2015. Through the initiative, R$ 2.5 million will be distributed between 50 benefited projects. A team composed of members of CNPq and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI) evaluated the proposals. Projects from […]

Public Notice: list of selected institutions

Published in February 11, 2016

Check out the institutions selected in the public notice to support science and technology museums and centers, launched by Instituto TIM in partnership with the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq).   North AM Federal Institute of Amazonas (2) AP University of the State of Amapá RR State University of Roraima (3)   Northeast AL Federal University of Alagoas BA Federal Institute of Bahia State University of Santa Cruz Federal University of Bahia CE Rubens de Azevedo Planetarium PB Federal […]