Engines are available for qualified schools through the ABYC Foundation as donations to accredited secondary (High Schools) and post-secondary (college level) educational entities, or available as part of a complete ABYC marine technician training program.
Bonus: In addition to the engine donation, the National Marine Distributors Associations (NMDA) will provide funds to help schools purchase related materials and shipping of the engines. For information on how to apply for these funds please contact David Broadbent.
Next steps: If you are a high school program or are working on developing a program and are interested in the Fundamentals of Marine Service Technology Program, please fill out the application.
Update Summer 2020: Thank you for the overwhelming response! No new applications will be accepted.
If you have already submitted an application, and would like current status information, please contact David Broadbent at firstname.lastname@example.org. New applications are no longer being accepted.
Package available at accredited schools
· Evinrude ETEC G2 3.4L V6 outboards
· Full access to the Evinrude Service Training curriculum. Schools will get access to the entire Evinrude technical training program including fundamentals and professional level online courses.
· Evinrude Test Tank -- Available for purchase from Evinrude, if required, at deep discount.
· Evinrude G2 outboard service tools and gauges ‘Education Packages’ -- Available for purchase from Evinrude. Choose from the Basic Education Kit which includes everything you need to get an engine running in a test tank and perform a variety of troubleshooting and diagnostics tests or combine with the Advanced Education Kit which includes all specialty tools you need for complete engine tear-down and re-assembly.