STEM/Higher Education

STEM Education

In partnership, our community is ready to mentor its next generation workforce. Hanford and our community offers a wide-range of employment opportunities. Our goal is to collaborate with STEM organizations, universities, colleges, and our community businesses to increase awareness and inspire innovation in our youth.

At Connect Tri-Cities 2017 local students can experience:

  • STEM scholarship competition for high school students. Solve a community issue with your team. Winners will receive scholarships.
    STEM Competition Registration
  • High school field trips to local businesses and organizations to promote career connected learning. These will occur September 18 – October 5. If your school is interested in a field trip to a local business, please contact us.
  • College Connect includes regional universities, community colleges and technical schools.
    Exhibitor Registration
  • Career and Intern Connect, includes federal agencies, Hanford contractors, national laboratories, local/state agencies, STEM organizations, military, and local businesses. Come meet our executives!
    Exhibitor Registration
  • Keynote speakers and panel discussions will take place throughout the event.
  • Breakout sessions will include mock interviews, resume writing, and much more.

Meet Employers, See Live Demos, Find Your Opportunities

If you’d like to bring a group of students to Connect Tri-Cities or are interested in a Field Trip, please contact:

Tracy Hale

MSA STEM Coordinator


We are looking forward to talking to you. Do you have questions? Just drop us an email and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Event Address

7016 W Grandridge Blvd, Kennewick, WA