The mission of the SAME Young Members Council is to be an advocate for and engage young member support of SAME’s Strategic Plan through outreach, training, networking and recognition.
The SAME Young Member Council is continuing the Credentialing Achievement Awards Program (CAAP) to promote the professional development of SAME Young Members and NCO Members in support of the SAME Strategic Plan. The CAAP serves to fulfill an objective which is to provide financial support for professional development, education, and mentoring initiatives to benefit our SAME members.
SAME will reimburse a portion of exam sitting or registration fees for Young Members. The full program details and application are located on the here. 2015 Applications are due October 9.
To download the new application form, click here [PDF].
Next YM Professional Development Call:
When: Wednesday, 2 Sept 15, 1100-1200 EST
Topic: YM New Business Round Table
Description: We're excited to have a panel of YMs who have recently transitioned to establish their own companies. Dial in to hear their stories and learn from their experiences.
Admin: To join the call, follow the link OR dial +1 212-812-2800 and enter 7530 3076.
Professional Development Hours: The YM Council will award 1PDH for participation in this call.
A civilian Young Member can receive the Tudor Medal for the most outstanding contribution to engineering design, construction, research, development, or planning. A uniformed Young Member can receive the Sverdrup for the most outstanding contribution to engineering, the military service, SAME, or the nation. Young Members are also eligible to receive other society awards. Deadlines for nominations are typically the end of January. View the Award & Recognition Committee webpage for more information. We are also always looking for a Post and YM to highlight in our bi-monthly newsletter. Please email Lt Col Michelle Gill, Vice Chair, YM Council Mentoring & Recognition, if there’s a Post or someone you’d like to see lauded for their efforts in the Society.
FY2016 Engineering Service Programs