• Focus Week

    National Science Week is a countrywide celebration of science involving various stakeholders and/or role players conducting science-based activities during the week.

  • Nurturing Talent

    SAASTA identifies and nurtures talent in science, engineering and technology. SAASTA’s contribution to the NRF’s vision is to grow the pool of quality learners today who will become the scientists and innovators of tomorrow.

  • Public Engagement

    The mandate of SAASTA is to interact with the public on issues of science, engineering, and technology; to communicate the advances in these fields to the public, and to steer young minds to careers in science, engineering, and technology (SET).

Did you know?

SAASTA aims to be the leading Science advancement agency in the country by promoting and communicating the value and impact of Science, Technology and Innovation in a dynamic knowledge economy. It also intends to contribute significantly towards building a Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) human resource base.