Points and Badges

All about points and badges

How to earn points

You’ll earn points for your activities on the STEM Community! See the list of engagement items below that will add points to your profile:

Profile Completion

Profile Photo  = 10 Points
Biography = 10 points
Area of Expertise /Subject Specialism  = 10 points
Job History = 5 points
Education Details = 5 points
What are you interested in learning more about? = 10 points


Start a discussion = 6 points
Share a resource = 8 points
Viewed a resource = 1 point
Contact Invitation Sent = 1 point
Contact Invitation Accepted = 1 point

Feeding back to others

Comment on a resource = 4 points
Reply to Discussion = 8 points

Kudos points

Your content has been liked by the Community= 2


Your points add up, and over time you will be rewarded with badges in recognition of your activity and participation in the community.