The Mexican American Engineers and Scientists Society (MAES) was founded in 1974 to increase the number of Mexican Americans and other Hispanics in the technical and scientific fields. By projecting the positive image of its members and their accomplishments, MAES helps to improve the perception of Mexican Americans. By providing a networking and nurturing environment, members are able to develop and hone their leadership, communication, management, and technical skills while improving the educational state of America.
To promote excellence in engineering, science, and mathematics while cultivating the value of cultural diversity by:
- Motivating and mentoring students and professionals
- Assisting students in securing financial aid and employment opportunities
- Empowering students, parents, and professionals through educational MAES outreach programs
- Stimulating successful partnerships with the community, government, and industry to provide
To be the model professional organization that successfully raises the education level of America and develops committed leaders for tomorrow.