Diversity Awareness Partnership

EXPLORE Engine-uity

Click here to apply for the 2022-2023 EXPLORE Program!

As a committed champion of diversity and inclusion, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Missouri (TMMMO) encourages “bringing whole self to work” and fosters continuous exploration into making it better for its team members and all other stakeholders. The EXPLORE Engine-uity Program helps fulfill these efforts. This program invites high school students of color to explore career opportunities at the 550,000 square feet plant located in Troy, which uses recycled aluminum to build more than 2.6 million cylinder heads per year.

Toyota thrives on innovation and entrepreneurship. Company-wide, they continue to challenge the status quo in areas such as:

  • 3D simulation
  • AI and computer vision
  • Adaptive robots
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Augmented reality
  • Autonomous mobile robots
  • Carbon footprint reduction
  • Collaborative robots
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data analytics
  • Electrification and battery manufacturing
  • Energy efficiency
  • Worker training and safety


Why should you apply to this free program?


  • You will build relationships that can lead to future internships and job opportunities.
  • You will learn about potential career paths and hear personal stories from professional mentors right here in St. Louis.
  • You will develop essential career-building skills that will help you succeed.

Click here to apply for the 2022-2023 EXPLORE Program!

Please note that EXPLORE Engine-uity has a program capacity of up to 10 students per academic year.

Contact DAP Director of Programs, Steve Parks, at sparks@dapinclusive.org with any questions.