Our Programs

MR works towards our mission through two programs areas and across multiple program initiatives or prototypes.


Manufacturing Ecosystem Services

Build coalitions and advocate for industrial policies and programmatic prototypes for manufacturing-centric, inclusive,  sustainable, scalable development. Current initiatives include: 


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Career Pathways Services

We expose, inspire, prepare, and support youth and young adults for careers in manufacturing through 4 program models: 

Manufacturing Connect: career exposure, training and supports for in-school youth, ages 14-18.

Young Manufacturers Association: peer support, training, supports and leadership development for young adults ages 18-29.

Instructors Apprenticeship for Advanced Manufacturing: training and professional development for teachers and instructors providing manufacturing related training and career pathways programming.

Career Pathways Consulting Services: training and technical assistance activities that complement MR programs, customized for strategic partners and employers.

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