SHPE for Professionals

The world needs more Hispanics in STEM like you. Whether you’re looking to enhance your own career, mentor young members who aspire to be Hispanic STEM leaders, or both, SHPE is for you.


Leading Hispanics in STEM


Gain knowledge. Grow your network. Give back.

Advance your career through our leadership development programs and events. Build powerful networks with industry leaders and other Hispanics in STEM. And shape the future of STEM by mentoring and supporting younger members. We offer a diverse array of programs and events so you can choose what’s right for you:

SHPEtinas: Igniting Latinas in STEM

While women make up 24% of the STEM field, only 3% are Latinas. Join the SHPEtinas—an amazing group of women on a mission to break into the field and become powerful leaders.


latinXfactor Webinars

Sharpen your professional edge through this webinar series that features leaders at top STEM organizations. Learn how to nail interviews, perfect your resumé, network, and articulate your X-factor to the world.



SHPE can pair you with a mentee who wants guidance and help in reaching their full potential. This is an excellent way to give back by sharing your experience and knowledge.



If you are a higher education administrator, faculty or staff person working with Hispanic students in STEM programs,. SHPE is here to support you and ensure your students’ success.


National Convention, NILA, and Regional Events

SHPE’s events are powerful and engaging. Our national conferences draw thousands of STEM professionals and students. At National Convention alone, you’ll find conference tracks for Professionals in STEM, SHPEtinas, and Tech & Innovation. And our local events are a great way to connect with SHPE members in your area.


Find Your Chapter

Wherever you are in the country, there’s probably a SHPE professional chapter nearby. Hundreds of cities, companies, government agencies, and organizations already have SHPE chapters. And if your city or organization hasn’t established a chapter yet, we’ll help you get one off the ground.

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We can’t wait to meet you.

Joining SHPE marks the beginning of something great for you—both personally and professionally.