Who Can Apply:
• attending or planning to attend any accredited two-year or four-year college in the U.S.
• over the age of sixteen
• currently holding or about to receive a high school diploma or GED
Submission: Applicants should submit a 1,000-word essay addressing the following topic:
“Explain the concept of Just in Time (JIT) manufacturing and discuss the important role JIT planning can play in a boutique manufacturing business. Consider the print-on-demand capacity launched by Great Engineering in 2016 as an example of a process enabling JIT manufacturing in new industries, and explain how this functionality can reduce inventory costs and open up new markets for boutique manufacturers.”
Deadline: May 31, 2019