EPT is an international honor society that recognizes students who have demonstrated academic scholarship and leadership in science, technology, and engineering. The ceremony is co-sponsored by the Regional Center for Next Generation Manufacturing, a National Science Foundation Center of Excellence. Students from CT State Colleges and Universities will be inducted for achieving excellence in their respective programs and will be honored for their accomplishments. These notable achievements in science, technology, and engineering have been made through strong participation, dedication, and persistence.
In addition, educators and individuals from business and industry will be recognized at the induction ceremony. They have been nominated by their colleagues for contributions to the enhancement and development of engineering and technology in Connecticut. They will join distinguished legislators, company CEOs, and educators who have demonstrated a commitment and passion to STEM education and in the process, provided the leadership necessary for the 21st century workforce that is critical for the economic stability and growth of not only Connecticut, but of the nation.