The TMA Education Foundation will consider proposals for programs that address the following goals:

  •  increase the pool of qualified candidates for precision manufacturing and related careers
  •  increase awareness of and improve the image of manufacturing careers
  •  sustain and expand manufacturing technology education
  •  encourage men and women to pursue careers in manufacturing

 The Foundation is particularly interested in supporting programs that address the following:

  •  manufacturing and related education programs
  •  image building and career awareness in the area of precision manufacturing


The TMA Education Foundation accepts grant applications from October 1 – October 31. Grant proposals are considered in November, with funds being dispersed following approval.

TMA Education Foundation Grant Application