Library of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) activities and video challenges you can use to engage students at home and online.

SME Student Success Program

By offering high school and postsecondary memberships, Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) helps to prepare students for rewarding careers in manufacturing. Free and low-cost membership options are available.

Kentucky Work Ready Scholarship Program

The Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship (WRKS) helps Kentuckians who have not yet earned an associate’s degree afford an industry‐recognized certificate or diploma, among the programs include Advanced Manufacturing, which can take as little as four months


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.

Ohio MEP High School Internship Program

The Ohio Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), under the Ohio Development Services Agency, partners with area high schools and career/technical schools to identify students with an interest in manufacturing, as well as a desire to gain real-world manufacturing experience.


National Robotics Week – April 3-11, 2021

National Robotics Week (RoboWeek) recognizes robotics technology as a pillar of American innovation and highlights its growing importance in a wide variety of application areas. A library of resources is available to inspire technology education.

SME Student Summit Event Series – Due to COVID-19 all Student Summits have been postponed.

The SME Education Foundation Student Summits deliver student-centric programming designed to provide high school students with their first taste of manufacturing.