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Fall 2016 Scholarship Application Opens in January

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Apply from January 1, 2016 through March 30, 2016 to be considered for a Fall 2016 scholarship through the Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs Foundation. Our winners will be notified in May and announced here on our site, as well as our Facebook and Twitter pages. You can see scholarship winners from the previous semester on our Scholarship Winners page as well. So How …


2015 Golf4MFG Fundraiser

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One Fabulous Day on the Course means more Scholarships and Summer Camps for Students Thank you for making the 3rd annual GOLF4MFG event a success! Monday, Aug. 24 marked the third annual Golf4MFG fundraiser benefitting the programs of Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs (NBT), the foundation of FMA. 84 golfers played on the Arnold Palmer course at Geneva National Resort in …


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Tek 2 Go camp has been held at Itawamba Community College in Tupelo, Miss. for several years and mentored by Hawkeye Industries. Watch this year’s campers make their projects using the latest manufacturing equipment during their project day at Hawkeye.

Anoka Technical College Camp

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The summer manufacturing camps at Anoka Technical College in Minnesota are the perfect demonstration of the NBT camp model: they demonstrate what manufacturing is, allow for hands-on experiences with multiple manufacturing technologies, provide insights into local manufacturing companies, and introduce kids to the variety of career options that can be found in manufacturing environments. Practical and inspirational, it’s a fun …


Students Earn Manufacturing Scholarships for Spring 2015

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ROCKFORD, Ill., Jan. 22, 2015 – Thirteen students pursuing careers in manufacturing each earned $2,500 toward their post-secondary studies from Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs, The Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl. (FMA). For the Spring 2015 semester, Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs (NBT) awarded manufacturing scholarships to the following students: Angela Aviles, Palatine, Ill., welding technology/maintenance technology at Harper …


NBT Announces 2015 Manufacturing Camp Grant Winners

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25 Grants Awarded to Community and Technical Colleges Offering Day Camp Experiences for Youth Rockford, Ill., February 2, 2015 – Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT), The Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.® (FMA), announces the winners of its 2015 Summer Manufacturing Camp grants. Twenty-five grants, ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 were awarded by NBT to community and technical …

TEK Starz Camp Video

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The TEK Starz student group participated in a NBT Summer Manufacturing Camp at the Arkansas State University Newport – Jonesboro Campus. The Camp took place June 9 – 13, 2014.