Aims to drive increased awareness of manufacturing careers for current and former members of the military
Cascade, Iowa—Feb. 22, 2021—Halter CNC Robotics, a CNC automation firm, announced it will be awarding a $2,500 scholarship to a U.S. veteran or active service member who wants to study manufacturing automation, engineering or robotics. According to the company, American businesses need to support skills training for active U.S. military members and former members of the U.S. military. The goal of the scholarship is to bring awareness for more military members and veterans to find fulfilling careers in manufacturing automation and robotics. Applications for the scholarship are now open. Final submissions and applications should be received by Tuesday, August 31st, 2020. The scholarshipwill be awarded on Veterans Day, November 11, 2021.
“Halter CNC Robotics feels it is our duty to make a positive impact on our veterans and active service members’ lives,” said Rick Hoffman, CEO of Halter CNC Robotics. “CNC automation is the present—and very much the future—of manufacturing careers in the U.S. Veterans who master these skills will have the opportunity to create meaningful and financially rewarding futures for themselves. CNC skills are essential for getting jobs in aerospace, automotive, robotics and other fields.
To apply for the scholarship, a active member or veteran must submit their bio, contact information, proof of active military status or veteran status such as the DD-214 and information about their current school to Scholarship@haltercncrobotics.com. More information can be found on https://www.haltercncautomation.com/en-us/military-educational-manufacturing-scholarship