2013 NASA Manufacturing Innovation Project Offers Engineering Expertise to Cuyahoga County Manufacturers

Cleveland, Magnet Nasa and Cuyahoga CountyOn June 25, more than 50 manufacturers attended a briefing at MAGNET’s Manufacturing Innovation Center near downtown Cleveland to learn about the 2013 Manufacturing Innovation Project (MIP).

Following on from the successful 2012 MIP, this year’s program once again offers small and medium-size manufacturers the chance to review their engineering challenges with top subject-matter experts at the NASA Glenn Research Center. In addition, the City of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County have again made available the option for MIP participants to obtain optional low-cost loans to cover related expenses.

More than 50 manufacturers attended the June 25 briefing session to learn more about the MAGNET/NASA Manufacturing Innovation Project.

More than 50 manufacturers attended the June 25 briefing session to learn more about the MAGNET/NASA Manufacturing Innovation Project.

Manufacturers interested in applying for the second round of the Manufacturing Innovation Project must be located in the City of Cleveland or Cuyahoga County. To apply, manufacturers should visit the MIP’s online application web site where they can find complete details. The deadline to apply is August 7, 2013. The selected winners will be announced in September.

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