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SAME/ASCE Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center Tour

Thursday, April 11th 2019

    11:30 AM- 1:00 PM

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Meet at the Rock Island Arsenal Building 212 at 11:30am, commence the tour at 12 noon, and then have lunch afterwards. Rock Island Arsenal is a secure facility with several visitor restrictions. A visitor pass is required to enter Rock Island Arsenal, read the registration link carefully for the requirements.



Our SAME Community

Centered in Rock Island, Illinois, the Rock Island Post serves the Upper Mississippi River Valley, with members in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Kansas, Indiana and Ohio. The post boasts over 250 individual members and over 40 sustaining member firms. Monthly meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month. In addition to hosting an annual golf outing and commander briefings, the post is also active in various community activities.

The Society of American Military Engineers is the only nonprofit professional engineering education organization that actively promotes the advancement of both individual technical knowledge and the collective engineering capabilities of governments, the uniformed services and private industry.

Our goal is to unite public and private sector entities and individuals in the A/E/C fields so that we can prepare for and overcome natural and man made disasters, acts of terrorism and improve security at home and abroad.


Applications for STEM Camp 

Deadline March 15, 2019

Students interested in exploring STEM are encouraged to register for one of SAME's 2019 summer camps.

Official SAME 2019 Camp Flyer

Rock Island Post can provide financial sponsorship for attending summer camps to a limited number of students each year. Follow instructions in the link below to be considered for sponsorship. 

Instructions for Rock Island Post Sponsorship Application

Scholarship Applications

Deadline March 27, 2019

The Rock Island Post is excited to offer 1-, 2-, and 4-year scholarships to STEM students. 


Our 2019 application window is now closed. Applications are in the process of being reviewed.

Thank you to all who submitted!