The SME Education Foundation is commited to inspiring, supporting and preparing the next generation of manufacturing engineers and technologists in the advancement of manufacturing education. Created by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers in 1979, the SME Education Foundation has provided more than $31 million since 1980 in grants, scholarships and awards through its partnerships with corporations, organization, foundations, and individual donors. Visit smeef.org.  Also visit www.CareerMe.org, a new website supporting advanced manufacturing careers, and our award-winning website for young people - www.ManufacturingisCool.com.