63 Manufacturing Camps to be Held in 2017

embers News

Grants Awarded to Community and Technical Colleges Offering Summer Day Camp Experiences Focused on Manufacturing for Youth Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT), the foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.® (FMA), announces that 63 programs will receive 2017 summer manufacturing camp grants. NBT will award 46 funding grants, ranging from $1,000 to $2,500, for a total of $90,500 to …

NBT Scholarship Winners

Fifteen Scholarships Awarded for Spring 2017 Semester

cindyd News

Scholarships were awarded to fifteen students pursuing careers in the manufacturing industry for the 2017 spring semester to help pay for tuition, books, supplies, etc. All scholarship winners are also FMA student members, please join FMA and NBT in congratulating them. 2017 Spring Semester Scholarship Winners: Christopher Caldwell, Lindale, Texas, welding technology at Tyler Junior College* Pedro Duarte, Northlake, Ill., …

Make your silent auction donation count in the Big Easy!

dianee News

Grab the attention of hundreds of conference attendees when your company makes an auction donation to NBT’s 2017 silent auction fundraiser. This lively event is set for Wednesday, March 8 in New Orleans during the Welcome Reception of FMA’s Annual Meeting, where there’s always great comradery. A donation to the auction could be a company-manufactured item, a gift basket, golf clubs …

NBT Scholarship graduates

Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs Awards Spring Manufacturing Scholarships

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December 9, 2015 Fifteen students pursuing careers in manufacturing each earned $2,500 or $3,500 in scholarships toward their post-secondary studies from Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT), the foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl. (FMA), Rockford, Ill. For the spring 2016 semester, NBT awarded manufacturing scholarships to the following students: Ashley Dale, New Palestine, Ind. – Electrical Engineering/Physics at …

#GivingTuesday Goal: $10k for MFG Scholarships

Mary Diamond News

Now that the Thanksgiving feasting is over, and the Black Friday frenzy has come to a close, we’d like to take a moment to thank everyone who has helped Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs in the past year. Whether you’ve donated to our scholarship fund or supported our grant program for summer manufacturing camps; we couldn’t have accomplished all this good …

NBT Scholarship graduates

Fall 2016 Scholarship Application Opens in January

Mary Diamond News

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

dianee News

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 …