Education and Workforce

Through our sister organization, the FMA, we promote the learning of science, technology, engineering, math and linguistics to current students who are interested in becoming a part of the future workforce in the Fort Meade region. Our initiatives include a variety of student programming, as well as an annual scholarship program.

Project SCOPE

Project SCOPE

Project SCOPE (Security Clearance Overview and Preparation Education) helps future and current workforce understand, navigate and master the clearance process in order to ensure a strong pool for positions requiring clearance.

STEM Core

STEM Core

Comprised of two separate components — STEM Core Bridges and STEM Core College — this program advances remedial students to mathematical proficiency at an accelerated rate.

Student Programs

Student Programs

Over the past 10 years, FMA student programs have provided more than 5,000 students with hands-on exposure to STEM-related opportunities including several prominent businesses, federal agencies and colleges.

STEMOVATION

STEMOVATION

With Community Challenge projects, Capstone Projects and industry professional mentors, STEMOVATION supports juniors and seniors in the STEM and Bio-Medical Allied Health (BMAH) Magnet programs at AACPS.

Meade Cyber Lab

Meade Cyber Lab

Located at Meade High School and made possible through a Local Development Council grant in partnership with Ft. Meade Alliance, the Meade Cyber Lab provides students the opportunity to use cutting edge technology to learn relevant industry skills.

Kenneth O. McCreedy Scholarship Fund

Kenneth O. McCreedy Scholarship Fund

The Kenneth O. McCreedy Scholarship fund assists oustanding, well-rounded graduating students from Meade High School students who plan to pursue higher education in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) or linguistics.