MCEF, in collaboration with industry partners and agencies, hosts events throughout the year for students, CTE instructors and directors, contractors, craft trade professional, school CTE and academic counselors, state and local officials, and the general public. These events are aimed at recruitment of quality individuals into the construction and maintenance workforce, image building and awareness of opportunities, and professional development.
Sponsorship: To sponsor or contribute to an event, contact Mike Barkett at 601-605-2989.
The Annual MCEF 2021 Graduation & Awards Program is an opportunity to recognize Mississippi’s best and brightest students and to honor the hard work and dedication they’ve demonstrated in preparing for their futures!Read more
Mississippi Construction Education Foundation offers a list of training classes across the state. Here you can find out more information.Read more
MCEF Hosts a multitude of event across the state of Mississippi. Here you can find a list of all upcoming events this year.Read more
MCEF’s Building Futures Construction Competition invites Mississippi career and technical programs involved in construction and manufacturing trades in grades 9-12 to build projects of their choice using wood or metal.Read more
MCEF is partnering with the University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Construction and Design and Mississippi State University’s Building Construction Science Program to offer two Summer Construction Camps.Read more
Here you can find the scheduled dates and information for the Mississippi Department of Education and Mississippi Construction Education Foundation Quarterly MeetingsRead more
Find out information for the next board meeting. Board meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every other month beginning at 12:00 pm at the MCEF Offices.Read more
The Mississippi Construction Education Foundation (MCEF), the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), and industry partners are hosting the MCEF SkillsUSA State Championship (construction) competition.Read more
Working in partnership with: Mississippi Department of Education, Build Your Future & Industry Partners, The Passport to Careers Expo for 8th grade students will be held in conjunction with the MCEF/SkillsUSA State Championship.Read more
The MCEF Counselors’ Workshop is designed for K-12 Counselors to explore hands-on building activities with other Counselors and over the course of the day Counselors will build a small structure from start to finish.Read more
Check out photos from every event that the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation is associated with. These events are aimed at recruitment of quality individuals into the construction and maintenance workforce, image building and awareness of opportunities, and professional development.Gallery