Middle Schools

NFPA offers a variety of different resources to educate and excite students from an early age about the many fun and innovative careers in the fluid power industry.

Support for Middle School Classrooms

NFPA offers a variety of different programs and resources that introduce the exciting world of fluid power to middle school students. By providing fluid power classroom activities and kits, grants to help cover cost of supplies, connections to local industry professionals and its flagship program, the Fluid Power Action Challenge competition, NFPA helps make students aware of fluid power technologies and careers from an early age. 

Explore the pages below to learn more about our middle school offerings.

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Programs and Resources

Get more information about the Fluid Power Action Challenge, fluid power curricula for middle school students, grants to cover the costs of classroom kits, and connections to industry professionals for mentorship and guidance. 

Become an Educator Partner

Find out how schools can get engaged in NFPA's middle school programs as an educator partner. 


The best way for students to learn about the fluid power industry is to get connected to NFPA members. Learn more about how your company can help.