Mentoring Program

Over the next five years, The Manufacturing Institute’s Women MAKE America Mentoring Program will create a nationwide movement designed to change perceptions by training more than 1,000 female mentors and helping them connect to younger women in the industry and…

Women MAKE America Initiative

Women MAKE America is the nation’s marquee program to close the gender gap in manufacturing. WMA works to foster a 21st-century manufacturing workforce by empowering and inspiring women in the manufacturing industry through recognition, research and leadership, as well as…

UP Mentorship Program

Over the next five years, The Manufacturing Institute’s Women MAKE America Mentoring Program will create a nationwide movement designed to change perceptions by training more than 1,000 female mentors and helping them connect to younger women in the industry and…

Dow Mentorship Program

Over the next five years, The Manufacturing Institute’s Women MAKE America Mentoring Program will create a nationwide movement designed to change perceptions by training more than 1,000 female mentors and helping them connect to younger women in the industry and…

Women

Women today account for less than 1 in 3 manufacturing workers, despite representing about half of the overall workforce. Closing manufacturers’ gender gap is key to addressing manufacturing’s workforce crisis. That’s why The Manufacturing Institute is working to empower women…

35 x 30 | The Next STEP

With a proven record of accomplishment since its inception in 2006, The Manufacturing Institute’s Women MAKE America Initiative will build on its success and go beyond just recognizing and connecting women to growing retention practices and focusing on recruitment as…

WMA Sponsor Opportunities

Be a part of the Women MAKE America Initiative and help our women and our industry rise to new heights. The Manufacturing Institute launched this initiative to honor and promote the role of women in the manufacturing industry through recognition,…

WMA Community

The WMA community is for all who are committed to closing the gender gap and advancing #MFGWomen. We encourage you to get engaged on social media to help empower and elevate women in the manufacturing industry. Women MAKE America LinkedIn…