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A national nonprofit 501(c)(3) supporting students’ technical education and careers.



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TechForce will award $4M in scholarships and grants in 2024 for students to get their technical education in auto, aviation, diesel, collision, marine, motorcycle, vintage, or motorsports maintenance.

Build your knowledge and climb the leaderboard by playing trivia, entering contests, taking eTrainings, and signing up for free event tickets to races, rallies, car shows and more..

TechForce connects aspiring technicians to apprenticeships, part-time jobs while in school, and full-time entry-level to master technician careers. Meet employers who invest in and support techs.

What's New at TechForce

Techs Rock Awards Voting Closed – Winners To Be Announced March 7th

Congratulations to all the finalists in the 6th annual Techs Rock Awards. The 2024 Grand Prize Winners will be announced live from Mecum Glendale on March 7th at 9:30 am MST.

Supply & Demand Report Now Released

TechForce Foundation’s Technician Supply & Demand Report shows that the tech shortage, going into 2024, with the first increase in all technical school completions in 10 years. 

For You – Students & Working Technicians

Discover the opportunities within TechForce. Whether you’re a student or already a working technician. TechForce has Scholarships, Jobs, Events all designed to provide you with valuable insights.

TechForce's Charitable Mission

TechForce Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) with the mission to champion all students to and through their education and into careers as professional technicians. 

Donations to TechForce are tax deductible.

Donate Funds

Your cash contributions support TechForce’s career exploration, technical education and workforce development programs for students pursuing a technician career.

Donate Goods & Services

 Donate equipment, tools and training aids for local high schools. Gift tickets to sponsored events for future techs to attend. Donate tires or car repair services to help students complete school. 

Donate Your Time

Most young techs lack role models and a business network. Volunteer to host them at events, speak to classrooms, be a mentor, and tell your story.

There's Something for Everyone

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Interested in aviation, automotive, diesel, marine, motorcycle or welding? If you’re a student, you can unlock a world of opportunity! Grab scholarships, play games, win event tickets, network with industry pros, and ignite a career in the field you love.

  • Get scholarships and career resources.
  • Get free event tickets!
  • Play trivia and contests to win points for prizes!
  • Free training videos and transportation technician profession information.


Sharpen your skills with free training and access to certifications. It’s a chance to network with like-minded professionals and stay ahead of the game.

  • Free training videos and information about the transportation technician profession.
  • Post your certifications from accredited organizations.
  • Meet new people, follow them and find out what they are up to!
  • Find and attend industry events.


Help use your expertise to make lasting positive change. Connect with aspiring professionals, find young talent, share your hobby, and help open the doors to success.

  • Connect with working technicians and students.
  • Support and help young techs to find their next job!
  • Bring young talent to your employee team and help your business thrive over time.
  • Stay up to date through events and the free resources.


Now’s your chance to grow brand recognition, strengthen the workforce, and make a difference. With TechForce access, you can recruit talented individuals, broadcast events, post career opportunities, and stay connected to the industry’s top pros.

  • Promote your brand and commitment to the technician workforce!
  • Recruit qualified technicians!
  • Post aviation, automotive, diesel, marine, motorcycle and welding technician job opportunities!


Help students unlock their full potential. Link up with students looking to start their technical education, host events, and stock your classroom with passion-driven students.

  • Support students looking to further their education.
  • Connect with future students through your school listing.
  • Host and display events inside our platform.
  • School access to tainings, scholarships and grants!
Techforce Foundation

TechForce Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with the mission to champion all students to and through their education and into careers as professional technicians. 

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"By connecting students, instructors, industry pros and working techs, the TechForce Foundation provides unilateral support to the transportation industry’s technician recruiting needs… The administration of our Scholarships by the TechForce team has been instrumental in delivering us with a successful method to gain interest from qualified candidates as well as provide our students with additional assistance to complete their education."
Tony Farr
Ford Technical Programs Manager