The AGMA Foundation awards scholarships to outstanding engineering students at the Associate/Technical, Undergraduate, and Graduate levels. Six Undergraduate/Graduate level students received $5,000 AGMA Foundation Scholarships in September 2015.  NEW for 2016-2017, the Foundation has expanded its Scholarship Program to include $2,000 annual scholarships to Technical Certification and Associate Degree students.


The deadline for scholarship applications is July 1, 2016. Submit all materials by e-mail to the Scholarship Committee at Only transcripts and letters of recommendation may be sent by fax to (703) 684-0242.

VetsFirst offers its sincere gratitude to the AGMA Foundation for their generosity in providing disabled veterans the opportunity to reintegrate into society by gaining an education in the field of technology.

The AGMA Foundation awards scholarships directly to the educational institution to cover expenses such as tuition, room and board, textbooks and materials, and other expenses related to achieving a degree.

For more information about to the scholarship and past recipients go to:

About the AGMA Foundation

The AGMA Foundation was established in 1994 to allow corporations and individuals to make tax-deductible contributions to advance the gear industry. Over the years, the Foundation’s mission has evolved along with the needs of gear manufacturers. The current mission is: to support and strengthen education, training and research for the gear industry. The AGMA Foundation is funded through the generous donations of AGMA members.