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The May 1st NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship application deadline is looming, but there is still time to volunteer to help review applications and make the final award decision. Here is what’s needed: Who: Fluid power professionals who...

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. Topics will include the Portable Pneumatically Powered Orthoses project, which is one of the recently funded research projects. Mike Gust will also present a...

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On Friday, March 31st, 72 students on 19 teams filled the gymnasium at Waukesha Community Technical College to compete against their peers in the Fluid Power Action Challenge, sponsored by Price Engineering and Eaton Corporation....

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In 2014, Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas received a $25,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase learning systems with learning activity packets that...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Take the Quick Survey on Entry-Level Engineering Skills and Competencies Please respond by Friday, April 7, 2017 Through its Curriculum Grants program, the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation is...

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NFPA’s workforce team traveled to Dallas, TX for the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association’s 79th Annual Conference. This was a great opportunity for the NFPA’s fluid power workforce development and education initiatives to get...

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NFPA works with a growing number of schools, educators, and students across the country to help grow fluid power education and workforce development. One of our partners, the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago is...

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The Fluid Power Action Challenge has been generating significant interest among students and teachers. The classroom activity grants and our offered curriculum are helping teachers to establish a solid, ongoing, foundation for fluid power education....

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The deadline for students involved in the 2017 FIRST® Robotics Challenge to apply to the NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship is coming up May 1. Mentors and sponsoring companies are encouraged to inform their teams of the opportunity. The scholarship...

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Daman Products Company held its seventh annual Fluid Power Action Challenge on March 3 at Bethel College. Jimtown Junior High took home not only the Overall Champion trophy, but also the Team Challenge Award. Other...

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