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An equitable STEM future starts here.

Oregon MESA equips teachers to help underserved middle and high school students excel in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) through hands-on invention education.

With our programs, more marginalized and low-income students not only graduate from high school, but also enroll in post-secondary studies and enter the workforce with STEM, 21st century and invention skills — fueling the innovation economy with diverse, talented leaders.

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From Oregon to California: 2024 Nationals Recap

On the morning of Monday, June 24th,...
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Meet the 2024 Oregon MESA State Champions

During MESA Day we announced our 2024...
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MESA Day 2024: Celebrating Student Innovation and Environmental Conservation

On May 17th we hosted MESA Day...

Teamwork and community fuel student success.

MESA’s ecosystems approach to education brings schools, families, businesses, and mentors together to empower the technology-based workforce of the future.

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Inspiring Achievement for 40 Years

MESA breaks down barriers to access by providing no-cost programming at the schools where underserved students are enrolled and engaging parents directly in their child’s success.

Students Served Annually
Of Students Report Increased Confidence in Invention Skills
Students More Likely to Graduate High School Than Non-MESA Peers

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Our success depends on a passionate community of supporters who believe in our commitment to equity in STEM education. Join us as a volunteer, mentor, donor, or other supporter.

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