The SAE Foundation will honor Roger Penske with the prestigious Industry Leadership Award which will be presented at the SAE Foundation Annual Celebration Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Mr. Penske has been chosen for his guiding impact in the automotive and transportation industry and for his philanthropic support, especially in the Detroit, Michigan area.
SAE International announces the launch of “Cybersecurity: Keeping Our Network Secure” Challenge, a new program in its award-winning A World In Motion® (AWIM) curriculum.
The Bosch Community Fund has awarded a grant of $30,000 to SAE International’s A World In Motion® (AWIM) program to provide hands-on, classroom-based STEM programming to students throughout Bosch communities.
PPG and the PPG Foundation have provided $60,000 in grant funding to support SAE’s award-winning A World In Motion® (AWIM) science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program to nearly 2,000 students throughout suburbs of Detroit, Michigan, and Toronto, Ontario. The program includes training teachers to increase their knowledge of and comfort in teaching science, technology and math, and providing schools with SAE’s classroom-based, hands-on STEM curriculum and materials.
Nearly 300 guests along with 50 students, educators and volunteers came together May 24 for the SAE Foundation Annual Celebration at the historic Detroit Masonic Temple. The event, in its 21st year, is the largest SAE Foundation fundraiser.
Dan Nicholson, Vice President of Global Propulsion Systems at General Motors and Chair of the SAE Foundation Trustees, has generously offered a 2:1 match (up to $10,000) for all Pi Day donations.
Science, technology, engineering and math, collectively known as STEM, permeate every aspect of life today- particularly the cars we drive. Currently, however, the United States suffers from a deficit of scientific innovators, with the demand for these professionals far outpacing the supply.
Through a long-term partnership with Nissan Motor Company, SAE International - the global engineering association - has successfully reached over 5,000 students in deserving communities with its A World in Motion (AWIM) science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education program for K-8 students.