Scholarship Program

In support of the MN Manufacturing Community we will award a scholarship valued at $2,450 that is redeemable for leadership and continuous improvement training or certification from the Manufacturers Alliance. The purpose is to offer training assistance to companies and their key employees who are interested in additional leadership or continuous improvement skills.  The criteria includes an explanation of plans to apply the training to company goals. The Scholarship funds must be used within one year of award date.


Employees of Minnesota manufacturers, distributors and their suppliers who seek to continually improve. You may nominate yourself or a fellow employee.


Briefly describe in 300 words or less how the applicant and the company will benefit from our training. Provide one manager’s signature and one endorsement from a colleague. The final review and selection will be made by a committee of industry leaders and the Manufacturers Alliance.

Deadline to apply: October 2, 2019
Scholarship awarded on: October 16, 2019

Download the Application


“The Manufacturers Alliance Scholarship is a great way to empower a high-energy employee with leading edge knowledge and methods used in today’s advanced manufacturing industry!”

Leonard Klucas
Manufacturing Engineer
Morrissey Inc.