year after NASA ended the three-decade-long U.S. space shuttle
program, thousands of formerly well-paid engineers and other
Aerospace workers are still struggling to find jobs to replace the
careers that flourished when shuttles blasted off from the Florida
Some found lower-paying jobs beneath their technical skills that
allowed them to stay. Many are still looking for work and are
subjected to financial hardship.
The need to help them, retrain, find employment and in general train
and certify new students and veterans, is greater than ever.
This is a essential cause to support that will not only reinforce
the USA, but will also be excellent PR for your company.
You will be seen as supporting an essential and
It is Imperative that as a nation, we make STEM education a top
Thousands of aerospace technicians and engineers laid off when the
Space Shuttle program ended, need employment and for their valuable
skills to be utilized, not lost.
All of this is part of an
essential cause to support that will not only reinforce the USA, but
will also be excellent PR for your company.
When our veterans return from
service, they too often find a
nation ill-equipped to handle the
thousands of young men and women
looking for new jobs. In an economic
environment such as the one we are
currently enduring, that challenge
is even greater. Our soldiers who
have fought for us on foreign
battlefields should not have to
fight for a job upon returning home.
Unemployment among veterans of the
wars that followed 9/11 far outpaces
that of the general public, hovering
around 12 percent.
And for the young men between ages
18 and 24, the soldiers who form the
backbone of our military force, the
number is staggering.
Nearly 30 percent of those veterans
cannot find a job when they return
home. This is heartbreaking, and it
The nub of the matter is that if we
are to bring down unemployment among
our veterans, we must bring down
unemployment for all Americans.
This is a essential cause to support
that will not only reinforce the
USA, but will also be excellent PR
for your company.
Choose from a variety of
flexible promotional opportunities that will allow you to:
Raise the profile of your
organization, products and services
Renew and strengthen current
Establish new contacts and
Link with millions of
students technicians and professionals
Reach new customers in a cost
Associate your brand with a
cutting-edge knowledge association
Derive broad appreciation and
Who will you reach?
Reach an audience of industry
executives professionals working in all fields including:
STEM skills and competencies
Employability skills of
students and graduates
Marketing and recruitment
Sponsor a conference
event or item
Position your company to
reach a key target audience by sponsoring a SpaceTEC CertTEC
event such as receptions, high-level dialogue sessions.
Receive continuous and
widespread brand recognition by sponsoring one of SpaceTEC or
CertTEC’s items which USB drives, DVDs, etc.
Advertise in SpaceTEC or
CertTEC’s television, Internet and publications
INVEST IN AMERICA PROMOTING QUALITY ENGINEERING EDUCATION
What if you could be
part of a national consortium of colleges, businesses and
industry groups working to enhance our nation's capabilities,
workforce and education?
Using lessons learned and best practices from America's space
program. We credential technicians of all types, fabrication and
assembly specialists and equipment operators to confirm not only
what they know, but also what they can do our goals are to
promote and educate the American workforce for tactical
Prepare returning veterans transitioning to the workforce for
civilian jobs provide scholarships for technical certificate and
performing certifications provide promotional opportunities for
publicity surrounding scholarships and gets offer tax write-off
opportunities for contributions of all kinds.
We are accepting sponsors at
all levels and your organization can join us by contributing
tools, supplies, equipment curative and internships cooperative
learning opportunities faculty support subject matter experts or
funding for any or all of these items we guarantee national
exposure and the chance to promote your company's participation
in the most noble of causes passing on to future generations the
skills and competencies to do quality work with the best tools
and equipment on the planet