Scholarship and Grant Opportunities

Scholarship and Grant Opportunities

State, Regional and National Grants

In addition to its other grant and scholarship opportunities offered, the AMBA has gathered information on other state, regional and national grants available to U.S. businesses and manufacturers. 

This is an evolving list that AMBA will continue to update. Currently, access to this list is available only to members. To download the list, please click here.


The AMMA Grant

The American Mold Manufacturing Advanced (AMMA) Grant supports programs/projects that advance the mold building industry through training, advocacy/industry promotion and/or research and development. Since 2016, the AMBA has awarded a total of $210,000+ in AMMA Grants to AMBA member shops. 

To learn more about award benefits, eligibility and previous winners, visit here.


Mold Builder of the Year Award

The AMBA Mold Builder of the Year Award, sponsored by Progressive Components, recognizes outstanding industry contributions made by an AMBA member. 

To nominate a member, view eligibility requirements, the award deadline and past recipients, visit here.

Tooling Trailblazer of the Year Award

The Tooling Trailblazer of the Year Award recognizes AMBA member company accomplishments that have resulted in a notable impact in the area of education.

To nominate a member, view eligibility requirements, the award deadline and past recipients, visit here.