Ohio Manufacturing and Engineering Externship Program

MEEP seeks to address the growing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) skills gap in the manufacturing and engineering sectors by engaging Ohio teachers in paid summer externships with local companies in STEM industries. Through MEEP, you’ll see STEM concepts in action.


Addresses workforce needs by providing an easy way for students to connect with valuable work-based learning experiences close to home. These experiences give young people a connection to employers and careers, while supplying a talent pipeline to support regional growth.

Cincinnati, American Graduate & CET Ohio Collaborative

Across Greater Cincinnati there are numerous organizations making contributions—both large and small—to support young people identify, prepare for, and move into a successful career. These jobs require some education and training after high school, but not necessarily a four-year degree.