SAME Omaha Post STEM Program

The Society of American Military Engineers' Student Mentoring Program (SMP) is designed to stimulate secondary school students' interest and excitement in engineering, architecture, and related sciences. SMP is a critical thinking program that challenges students to solve real-world problems in the community. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) provide teachers and students in this program with mentors from engineering/architectural fields, guidelines, workshops, and an authentic audience for the demonstration of student solutions. STEM skills (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), teamwork, sustainable design, presentation skills, use of graphic materials, model development, cost estimating, and creative, persuasive, and technical writing are all promoted in the SMP experience.

2021-2022 Schedule

September 30, 2021

Teacher/Mentor Orientation Meeting

6:30 PM at Scott Conference Center

November 11, 2021

Permission Slips Due

Submittal 1 Due

January 20, 2022

Submittal 2 Due


UNO Workshop

February 24, 2022

Submittal 3/Working Draft Due

March 17, 2022

Written Proposal Due

April 7, 2022

Competition Day and Awards Ceremony