This page lists some federal programs that may be relevant to American manufacturing community stakeholders.
Interagency coordinated opportunities:
Some federal agencies are working together to present relevant multi agency opportunities together. AMCC encourages these efforts.
The Build to Scale Program grant competitions for 2022 are now open. Applications are now being accepted for the following competitions: Venture Challenge Build (Potential awards at a maximum of $750,000) Venture Challenge Scale (Potential awards from $750,001 to a maximum of $2,000,000) Capital Challenge Form (Potential awards at a maximum of $300,000) Capital Challenge Deploy (Potential awards from $300,001 to a maximum of $750,000) The submission deadline for application packages will be no later than Monday, June 13, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time via Grants.gov.
The Defense Manufacturing Community Support Program is in its second year. So far 11 manufacturing communities have been designated and funded and it is expected this annual competition will continue next year.
The Department of Energy LEAP Program is working to build two-way relationships with organizations.
Here is the announcement of 51 Small Business Administration (SBA) grantees across the nation for their community navigator pilot program. If one is in your region and you haven’t done so already, consider talking to these grantees about new and/or expanded collaborations.