About The Foundation

About the ASM Materials Education Foundation

In 1952, the society established the ASM Materials Education Foundation, a 501(c)(3), non-profit supporting organization, to encourage education and scholarships.

For more than 50 years, the organization has been devoted to promoting applied science careers for students and teachers.

The ASM Materials Education Foundation provides for the advancement of scientific and engineering knowledge through its support of education and research.

Mission Statement: To excite young people in materials, science and engineering careers.

Vision Statement: A workforce skilled in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) through hands-on, discovery-based learning.