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We are the ultimate Latino network

We are a national organization of professional engineers that serve as role models and leaders in the Hispanic community. Founded in 1974, SHPE (pronounced "ship") has developed into a prominent and significant presence in the professional world. Today, SHPE maintains a strong but independent network of professional and students chapters throughout the nation. Come get involved in this ever-growing movement!

About us   


We do some pretty cool stuff.

Interested in joining?

Ready when you are.

Our Mission

SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through STEM awareness, access, support, and development.


SHPE is the leading social-technical organization whose primary function is to enhance and achieve the potential of Hispanics in engineering, math and science.

Statement of Values

We are brought together by heritage, social responsibility and desire to improve the equality of all people through the use of science and technology. We value excellence in education, professional pursuits and leadership. We obtain excellence through integrity, empowerment, achievement, diversity and continuous improvement.

Strategic Focus Areas

We will fulfill our mission by increasing educational opportunities, promoting professional and personal growth, carry out our social responsibility to be involved in education, business and government issues and enhancing pride within our organization and reinforcing our reputation as a vital Hispanic organization.

The Team

Part of the crew, part of the SHPE.


Axel Perez


“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”
- Marie Curie

Juliana Trujillo


At the moment of commitment the entire universe conspires to assist you.
-Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Sarah Lopez


“We don’t all have to take the same coordinates to get to the same destination”
-Janelle Monae

Cesar Tesen

Publicity Director

“If you put your mind to it, you can accomplish anything.”

Javier Ortega

Outreach Coordinator

"You have to fight to reach your dream. You have to sacrifice and work hard for it"
- Lionel Messi

Daniel Bermudez

Academic and Activities Coordinator

"Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding."
- Albert Einstein

AJ Anderhub


Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible
- St. Francis of Assisi

Shoba Krishnan


Get Involved

From career development to academic support, we are all part of the SHPE.

Local events to the Bay Area.

Currently planning the 2018-2019 year. Many more events to come!
California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington.

** Don't forget to sign up for your new SHPE Connect account on the official website! **
We have workshops to show you how to market yourself, maintain business contacts, and manage your professional career.
We have many resources such as scholarships and other grants that you can get.

SHPE National Scholarships
La Unidad Latina Foundation National and Dream Scholarships
Latinos in Technology Scholarship
We have a mentorship program to guide students through their educational and professional careers.
We have connections to companies and can provide many potential job opportunities and business contacts for you.

** Join our LinkedIn Group! **

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.

- Maya Angelou


Drop us a line! We'd love to chat with you.