The Manufacturing Institute and University of Phoenix will offer individuals currently working in manufacturing the opportunity to complete an undergraduate or master’s degree program on a full-tuition scholarship. The program will cover tuition and fees at any University of Phoenix campus or online, to 20 qualified individuals currently employed by a manufacturer in the United States.  Applicants must provide letters of reference from their employer and a business case for how their future degree will support their professional growth within manufacturing and the competitiveness of their workplace.

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