The National Institute of Standards and Technology Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) is seeking applications from eligible applicants to enter into cooperative agreements to operate MEP Centers in the States of Arizona and Maryland with the District of Columbia.
Donor Name: National Institute of Standards and Technology
States: Arizona, Maryland, District of Columbia
County: All Counties
Type of Grant: Award
Size of the Grant: $1,501,200
Grant Duration: 5 years
The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST’s) Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Program is a nationwide network of Centers (referred to hereinafter as the MEP National Network™). MEP Centers are located in all 50 States and Puerto Rico and serve as trusted business advisors focused on transforming U.S. manufacturers’ ability to compete globally, supporting supply chain integration, providing access to technology for improved productivity, and supporting a strong manufacturing workforce. The MEP National Network™ is a diverse network of state, non-profit organizations, and public colleges and universities, comprising more than 1,400 manufacturing experts offering hands-on technical expertise and assistance services that address the critical needs of their local manufacturers that will impact U.S. Manufacturing.
- Arizona $1,501,200
- Maryland to include with the District of Columbia $1,375,686
- Each award will have a project performance period of up to five (5) years.
Eligibility is limited to United States-based nonprofit institutions, or consortium thereof, institutions of higher education, or State, United States territory, local, or tribal governments.
For more information, visit Grants.gov.