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E. Wayne Kay Scholarship Opens Door to Student Success

Author: Kathy Carter, Senior Program Officer

Julian Rogers earned a 2014 E. Wayne Kay Scholarship with his determination and drive to pursue a Mechanical Engineering degree. Today, he’s applying his engineering skills to his work with drone company Insitu.

PRIME Highlight

Industry Leader Honda Partners to Prepare

Author: SME Education Foundation

An SME PRIME school investor, the Honda of America Manufacturing operation in Anna, Ohio (producing engines since 1985), works with nearby Anna High School in a partnership forged through the SME Education Foundation.

PRIME Highlight

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan: Driving Regional Opportunity

Author: SME Education Foundation

The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan has been instrumental in the SME PRIME schools’ program in two Southeast Michigan communities. Since its inception in 1984, the Foundation has distributed more than $1 billion through more than 67,000 grants to nonprofit organizations.

Scholarships

Scholarships Awarded to 222 Manufacturing and Engineering Students

Author: Kathy Carter, Senior Program Officer

The SME Education Foundation awarded 222 scholarships totaling nearly $550,000 to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students currently or planning to attend colleges, universities across the United States and Canada.

Blog Post

Supporting a Growing Tradition: Building the Manufacturing Workforce Through SkillsUSA

Author: Sandy Wilton, Manager, Student Engagement

The SME Education Foundation supports the Additive Manufacturing Competition and Tooling U-SME’s Additive Manufacturing Fundamentals Certification exam at the annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky by providing scholarships to the high school winners of the contest.

PRIME Highlight

The Four Cities Compact: Schools Collaborate to Provide Opportunity – Part 2

Author: SME Education Foundation

In part 2 of our series on the SME PRIME program at The Four Cities Compact schools in Ohio you’ll read more about the passionate instructors and the energetic young minds charting their career path in the manufacturing and engineering industries.