MHI in partnership with Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC), College Industry Council on Material Handling (CICMHE), Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA) and the Material Handling Education Foundation (MHEFI) presents Student Day at ProMat 2023 on Wednesday, March 22, 2023. This interactive event for college, university, trade, technical, specialty and high school students connects them with the best in the industry through real-world discussions with industry experts, guided tour of the show floor and networking with professionals who can support their career growth.
The highlight of the day is the guided tour of the ProMat 2023 show floor, led by industry experts and the opportunity to meet with exhibiting companies who are looking for future employees. Along with gaining a real-world understanding of the products, services, and technologies that enable the supply chain, students will walk away feeling inspired and empowered with a broader network of professionals who can support their career goals.
Student Day is complimentary to attend. You must be 16 years and older. Due to insurance requirements, there is a student age minimum. A faculty member is required to attend with students under the age of 18. Students are REQUIRED to dress and act professionally.
MHI and MHEFI will award a limited number of schools with travel grants or school stipends to help off-set the cost of travel to ProMat 2023. Funds will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis for schools meeting the requirements. Approvals will be communicated by email.
Upon notification of approval, all student names and emails must be submitted by January 31 in order to receive the grant/stipend.
Schools located 100+ miles from Chicago, IL can apply for travel grants of $250 per person up to 15 students.
Schools located under 100 miles from Chicago, IL will receive a travel stipend of $250 for the school. To qualify for the stipend at least five (5) students must be registered to attend the event.
For more information contact email@example.com.Please click here to complete your travel grant request.