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Spark! Student Career Awareness Fair

March 30, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

 Spark! St. Mary’s County Student Career Awareness Fair
Thursday, March 30  |  8am – 2pm
44219 Airport Dr, California MD

**If you are interested in participating in the fair, please contact Jen Brown via email. Closed registration for planning purposes.


>>>Spark students’ interest in career opportunities available in St. Mary’s County!
>>>Participate in the inaugural Spark!: St. Mary’s County Student Career Awareness Fair and showcase jobs/career paths that 10th & 11th grade students can consider for their future.



  • By registering, companies agree to have interactive, hands-on, demonstrative booths. The more students can actively participate, the better!)
  • This is NOT a job fair with recruiters handing out job postings. We want students to have an engaging experience, while learning about potential careers, to include understanding the path required to get there!

The Spark! fair is funded by the SoMD 2030 Workforce Development initiative.

ABOUT SoMD 2030 Workforce Development
The Patuxent Partnership (TPP) and the Southern Maryland Navy Alliance (SMNA), under the auspices of SOMD 2030, are working together to identify, hire and retain talent in Southern MD by enhancing the STEM pipeline, increasing career opportunities, and strengthening partnerships with government, industry, and academia. TPP is the lead for this project to connect talented students with paid apprenticeship and internship opportunities in local industry and government, as well as other educational programming (this Spark! fair, summer camps, etc.) leading to further education and career opportunities.
>>More details about SoMD 2030 here.


→ Registration is complimentary for all participating companies.
→ Please register here.
→You may sign up multiple company representatives during registration.
<<Participants do not have to be TPP or SMNA members>>

**Long form of registration link:https://paxpartnership.app.neoncrm.com/eventReg.jsp?event=409&

NOTE: If you do not have a TPP user account, you may exit out of the pop-up dialogue box that says – “Please log in to register for programs.” and just complete the screen that requests attendee info for Event Registration. TPP invites you to create a TPP user profile (username and password) for ease of registering for future TPP programs.


March 30, 2023
8:00 am - 2:00 pm


University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland – SMART Building
44219 Airport Road
California, MD 20619 United States
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