Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs

NBT awards scholarships up to $2,500.00 to students enrolled in programs that lead to a career in manufacturing such as precision sheet metal fabrication, industrial technology, welding, or manufacturing engineering.


  • Be currently enrolled in or entering a certificate or degree program which leads to a manufacturing career at a community/technical college, or trade school on a full-time basis (12 or more credit hours.
  • Have a 2.5 GPA (or an 80% competency score).
  • Submit an official high school or college transcript from the school you last attended for a complete semester
  • Submit an online application

Application deadline for spring awards is September 30 and fall awards is March 30

up to $2,500.00