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STATEMENT OF VALUES:
We are brought together by heritage, social responsibility and desire to improve the equality of all people through the use of science and technology.
SHPE is the leading social-technical organization whose primary function is to enhance and achieve the potential of Hispanics in engineering, math and science.
SHPE promotes the development of Hispanics in engineering, science and other technical professions to achieve educational excellence, economic opportunity and social equity.
STATEGIC FOCUS AREAS:
We will fulfill our mission by increasing educational opportunities, promoting professional and personal growth, carry out our social responsibility to be involved in education, business and government issues and enhancing pride within our organization and reinforcing our reputation as a vital Hispanic organization.
Promote educational opportunities for professionals, college and K-12 students. Promote fundraising for scholarships. Develop internship agreements with government and corporate entities.
Establish a training program to enhance leadership skill development Provide seminars on professional growth and career development. Promote awareness of job opportunities and career guidance. Gather and publicize information on Hispanic entrepreneurship and business enterprises.
Sponsor a variety of community events designed to increase community, parental, and student involvement in engineering, math and science. Promote involvement in public issues of interest to the engineering, math and science community. Encourage interaction with other Hispanic, technical and minority organizations.
Enhance pride and excellence within the organization through the promotion of high ethical standards, empowerment of our members, professional achievement, cultural diversity and continuous self-improvement.