Oakland County CARES for Manufacturer Application


There are still awards left for Oakland County companies. Fill out the form below to apply for the Oakland and Macomb County CARES for Manufacturing Grant. This grant is available for manufacturing companies in Oakland and Macomb counties only.

If approved into the program, your company will receive grant-funded technology and training and will join the Project DIAMOnD network. Specifically, you can expect to receive the following:

• State of the art technology. This will be a Markforged ( 3D printer and will be accessible over the Project DIAMOnD network which over time is expected to evolve into an open, distributed, and decentralized marketplace.

• One-year warranty on new technology.

• Training for icube, the Industry 4.0 leadership system.

• Training to operate the new technology to certify that you can produce PPE in the event of a crisis.

As a recipient of this grant, you will be expected to agree to the following terms:

• All technology that you receive will need to remain on the Project DIAMOnD network for a minimum of three years.

• Participation in an Industry 4.0 Readiness Assessment.

• Participation in efforts to create a robust manufacturing network.

• You will provide evidence that you are a small company that has been impacted by the public health emergency.

Once approved into the program, Automation Alley will send you a formal agreement for participation in Project DIAMOnD.
Company Info
County *
Where do you stand in terms of additive technology? *
Where do you stand in terms of augmented reality (AR) manufacturing technology? *
Technology Selection - Please select what technology you'd like to be considered for as part of your grant award. *
In order to be eligible for this grant, companies must demonstrate business interruption because of Covid-19. Has your business been interrupted by COVID-19? *
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