Welcome to StarT 2017-2018!

Everyone can be a part of StarT; a learning community, a specialist, a student, a company - find your own role - either working on the projects or supporting the projects as a specialist or sponsor. By registering we can offer support and information. For more information contact the StarT team at info@start.luma.fi.
Welcome all around the world to learn and share through project-based learning! The StarT project has been launched in honour of Finland’s centenary by The LUMA Centre Finland, together with its network of cooperation partners. Schools, kindergartens, families and extracurricular activity groups from all around the world are invited to invest in the future and take part in StarT to share the excitement of collaborative learning!

NEW in StarT: StarT GoEdu! –virtual clubs! Welcome along!

The new StarT GoEdu! –virtual science club encourages participants to study their own environment and carry out small investigations related to everyday problems and their environment.

In the club we will be building miniature buildings, discussing reusing and recycling trash, programming our own game, as well as many other exciting things! Everyone is free to participate through watching the club videos on the StarT webpage and following the given instructions. Participation is free of charge.

Welcome along!

Latest news

25 Jan
Is your team a winner of International LUMA StarT Award 2018?

StarT main prize: a memorable trip to Finland 

The three best project teams and the t...

Welcome to StarT 2017 – 2018!

LUMA Centre Finland invites schools, kindergartens, families, and extracurricular activity g...

The Minister of Education of Finland Awarded Top Science Projects of Children And Youths in An International StarT Gala

The International StarT Gala was held on Tuesday May 23rd, 2017 in which three of the top pr...

StarT team

Dr Maija Aksela

Dr Maija Aksela


Anette Markula

Anette Markula

International project manager

M.Sc. Outi Haatainen

M.Sc. Outi Haatainen

Project manager

Please don't hesitate to contact us!