Deadline extended until September 1, 2020.
The Pima JTED Foundation’s Workplace Award winners will receive up to $1,500. Apply before April 17, 2020!

SME is offering a workplace award for students that have completed a JTED program in the following areas: Engineering – Aerospace and Mining Technology, Construction Technology, Heavy Equipment Operations, Welding, Mechanical Drafting, Automation/Robotics-Logistics, Optic, AI, Automotive Technology.

Rules of Participation for Pima JTED Foundation Scholarships

  1. Student must be a Senior to apply
    (Students who have finished a CTE JTED program earlier may submit an application during their Senior year)
  2. Letter of recommendation from instructor
  3. Student must be a concentrator in a Pima JTED (central or satellite program)
  4. Student should demonstrate participation in a CTSO or another community or leadership role
  5. Special consideration may be given for a student’s financial need
  6. All entries must be submitted on or before the April 17, 2020 deadline
  7. Students must list employer name and contact for verification of employment

Student essays will be reviewed and scored based on:

  1. The strength of your message about the CTE program and participation in the student organization (CTSO)
  2. Evidence of your accomplishment and growth as a student in that program
  3. List the work based learning you completed through the program
  4. Quality of the finished written piece

    Note to students: be sure to proofread your essay or have a trusted friend read it. Check your spelling and grammar.


These awards will be used for required tools, equipment, or uniforms for your employment.

Workplace Awards Application

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Accepted file types: pdf.
  • Accepted file types: pdf.