• The Northeast Arkansas Weldathon is a welding, fabricating and team building competition for Northeast Arkansas Highschool Welding, Vo-Tech and Ag Students. 
  • The 14th Annual competition will be held February 16th, 2023 at the ASU Newport – Jonesboro Campus.
  • Arkansas State University Newport and Ozarc Gas Co-Created and Co-Coordinate the Weldathon.
  • Past Sponsors include: NEA Workforce Training Consortium, American Railcar Industries, Nucor-Yamato Steel, JMS, Victor Technologies, Lincoln Electric Co., Miller Welding, Esab Welding and Cutting, Ace Fume Extraction and many others.
  • Thousands of dollars in prizes have been awarded to area students and schools in the form of Arkansas State University Newport Scholarships and Welding and Cutting Equipment and Supplies.

Click here to register for the 2023 NEA Weldathon