Steel-Pro’s Scholarship Program Empowers Maine’s Future Welding Leaders

March 2, 2023

Steel-Pro is proud to announce its first annual scholarship program awarding two prizes of $1000 to support Maine students pursuing a career in welding. The scholarship is open to high school seniors or current college students who have demonstrated a commitment to a career in the welding field.

According to a recent article on, “businesses and teachers tout the importance of career technical education”, and Steel-Pro is proud to support this trend by providing financial assistance to the next generation of skilled workers. The scholarship is intended to help offset the cost of tuition, books, and other related expenses.

“We believe that investing in trade and technical education is an investment in our future,” says Steel-Pro Inc.’s Steve Ladd, President & CEO. “We are proud to support students who are passionate about these fields and are dedicated to pursuing a career in the trades.”

Eligible students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and submit an application explaining their career goals and how a welding technical education will help them achieve their dreams. Applications for the scholarship will be accepted until April 30th, 2023. For more information on the scholarship and how to apply, visit

About Steel-Pro Incorporated

Located in beautiful mid-coast Maine, Steel-Pro is a custom manufacturer of ASME code pressure vessels, biopharmaceutical equipment, vacuum chambers, storage tanks, sanitary vessels, and other custom-designed equipment.

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