The Science + Innovation Awards (SIA) is currently accepting applications for the first ever Manufacturing Innovation Awards.
SIA, in partnership with Manufacturing USA, is looking to honor scientists and mentors that are actively securing the future of manufacturing.
Applications close at 11:59PM EST on Sunday, May 25, 2018.
Manufacturing Innovation Champion Award:
Manufacturing USA wants to honor educators or mentors who are champions for manufacturing innovation. The "Champion" award recognizes teachers, employees, and advisors throughout the country who demonstrate to young people what it means to "make".
Nominations are open for individuals or teams fostering manufacturing skills and innovation in their communities – either in advanced manufacturing technologies or in other manufacturing areas. Any organization (academic, trade, industry, or government) or individual (fellow teachers, advisors, mentees, and/or students) may submit a nomination.Click here to enter
Manufacturing Innovation Student Award:
All fully developed projects, products, techniques, or processes that advance manufacturing are welcome. We want to see what solutions you are creating and how you are using manufacturing to solve current and future problems. Nominations are open to students of any age currently enrolled in grades 6-12, an accredited technical school, community or junior college, four-year college, or university at either the undergraduate or graduate level. Nominees will fall in one of three categories:
- Individual male
- Individual female
- Team project
Please note: Projects must be fully completed at time of nomination. Partially completed projects will not be considered. Any organization (academic, trade, industry, or government) or individual (fellow teachers, advisors, mentees, and/or students) may submit a nomination, or students may apply independently.Click here to enter