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Become a PRIME Donor

Manufacturing Companies of All Sizes Can Donate to A PRIME Program

PRIME donors help their communities by building a pool of skilled talent who have been trained – and often certified – to fill specific roles at manufacturing companies.

Program Offerings

SME PRIME donors influence the purchase and direction of the PRIME program at their funded schools. Maximize your efforts to give back to your community and see what you can help deliver.
Extracurricular Activities

PRIME Core Pathways

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Additive Manufacturing

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Metrology & Quality

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Computer-Aided Design & Manufacturing


PRIME Elective Pathways

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Industrial Maintenance

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Machining & Fabrication

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Mechatronics & Robotics

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Help Us Shape the Future of Manufacturing

Join in with these, many, reputable companies and organizations already providing a voice in education and building pathways to manufacturing careers.
“We’re pleased with the progress and direction of our partnership. It’s a great opportunity to work with talented students – helping to guide them and expand their opportunities to help them realize their potential.”
Mark White, President of Shape Corp.

Get Involved with PRIME

Being involved with the SME PRIME program provides you with an opportunity to fulfill your philanthropic goals while helping develop the future of the manufacturing workforce.