Scholarships for Students
Click these links for manufacturing section scholarships:
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Employ Florida Marketplace
Looking for a career in Florida, click these links. You may also call Employ Florida at 1-866-FLA-2345.
Florida Advanced Technological Education Center provides resources for teachers and students.
High school students shopping for information about careers and job opportunities should check this site out.
Made in Florida
Made in Florida, sponsored by FLATE and Manufacturers Association of Florida, is a web site and educational program designed to educate individuals about manufacturing careers. The focus is on students planning their career path.
Visit these sites for information on voting, elections, candidates, and constitutional amendments.
Florida Division of Elections
Visit this site for the latest information on Florida elections, voting, and candidates.
NAM Election Site
Visit this site for information on congressional elections and voting.
Florida Sector Manufacturing Associations
MAF Center for Advanced Manufactuing Excellence
The MAF Center is a 501c3 organization affiliated with the Manufacturers Association of Florida. It is charged with developing an environment in Florida that produces an educated, skilled, trained and certified advanced manufacturing workforce for world class manufacturers.
Fenestration Manufacturers Association
Southeast regional window and door manufacturers
Florida Regional Manufacturing Associations
Advanced Manufacturing Association of North Central Florida
Alachua, Bradford and Columbia Counties
South Florida Manufacturers Association
Covers Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach Counties
Capital Region Manufacturers
Manufacturers Roundtable covers Leon, Wakulla, and Gadsden Counties
Marion Regional Manufacturers Association
Covers Alachua, Citrus, Levy, Marion and Sumter Counties
Manufacturers Association of Central Florida
Covers Orlando Area
First Coast Manufacturers Association
Covers Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau, Putnam, and St. Johns Counties
Bay Area Manufacturers Association
Covers Tampa Bay Area
Northwest Florida Manufacturers Council
Covers the Northwest Florida region that is generally bordered by the Florida state line to the west and the Apalachicola River to the east
Polk Manufacturing Supply Chain and Logistics Association
Covers Polk County
Southwest Regional Manufacturers Association
Covers Charlotte, Collier, Hendry, and Lee Counties
Upper Tampa Bay Manufacturing Association
Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco and Hernando Counties
Volusia Manufacturers Association
Covers Volusia and Flagler Counties
The Government links will lead manufacturers to those agencies with which they may do a significant amount of business within Florida.
Agency for Workforce Innovation
For everything about jobs, careers and employment in Florida, check this site.
State of Florida Small Business Regulatory Advisory Council Responsible for reviewing and commenting on rules that could adversely affect small businesses.
Space Florida was formed in 2006 for the purpose of strengthening, diversifying and expanding Florida's role as a global leader in space and aeronautics.
My Florida is the central web page that takes you to all the Florida government agencies and personnel. From here you can go to individual agency web pages.
Florida Department of Revenue
The Florida Department of Revenue administers the state's taxation program. This website contains information about applying for tax exemptions, registering to collect taxes, workshops, rule development, and programs.
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
The Florida Department of Environmental Regulation is Florida's environmental regulatory and land management agency. The website posts meetings, workshops, proposed rules, rule comments, press releases and more about its programs.
Governor Scott's Website This site contains the Governor's press releases and special initiatives.
OTTED This is the Governor's Office of Technology, Tourism and Economic Development. Economic development is handled here.
Workforce Florida, Inc. Strategies and activities for promoting a vibrant workforce.
Manufacturing Site at Enterprise FL - This site tracks manufacturing information relevant to the State of Florida.
This site links buyers looking for quotes with sellers around the world.
Florida Sterling Council - To increase your competitive edge, learn more about the Sterling performance improvement system.
National Association of Manufacturers - NAM is the national association for manufacturers.
The Manufacturing Institute - The Institute, associated with the National Manufacturers Association, is teh leading research, education, workforce and services group supporting US manufacturers.
American Chemistry Council - The Council is the national advocacy group for the chemistry industry.
Enterprise Florida, Inc. - This public/private partnership agency is Florida's state economic development agency. EFI provides assistance to businesses looking to locate or stay in Florida.