Mon, Feb 27|
Funding Opportunities for U.P. Manufacturers
Time & Location
Feb 27, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM EST
About the Event
In this fast-paced webinar you will hear about several available funding sources to train your workforce, gain an edge through automation, and to access capital.
In this presentation you will hear from:
- U.P. Michigan Works! - They get Upper Peninsula job seekers and employers ready to win. Through public funding sources (including short and long-term grant projects), they share the cost of training new and existing employees with local business owners.
- The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) - Their Capital Access Program helps small businesses throughout Michigan receive loans from banks and lending institutions to help their businesses grow and succeed.
- InvestUP – They have a Regional Training Innovation Grant, provided by the MEDC, available for short term trainings that result in an industry recognized credential. Sample trainings include robotics, welding, machining, occupational math, and more. Training is sourced from MTU, NMU, Bay College or Gogebic Community College.
- Manufacturing Growth Alliance and Economic Growth Institute - Learn about their Industry 4.0 Technology Implementation Grants, with funding provided by the MEDC, to provide manufacturers with up to $25,000 to purchase Industry 4.0 Technology.