Troy Industrial Solutions Announces 2023-2024 Manufacturing Scholarship

Troy Industrial Solutions (TIS) is pleased to announce our participation in National Manufacturing Day, October 6th, 2023, and our commitment to supporting the promotion and growth of manufacturing jobs for future generations. Because of this commitment, TIS will be initiating an annual scholarship to be awarded yearly to one graduating high school senior, anywhere throughout the US, who is interested in pursuing a career in manufacturing, mechanical or maintenance industries.

This year’s Troy Industrial Solutions Manufacturing Scholarship recipient will receive a $1000.00 financial award to be used towards earning a certificate or educational credential at any college, vocational or trade school in the United States. Funds can be used for tuition, fees, books, equipment or tools used in this endeavor.

The 2023/2024 TIS scholarship recipient will be selected based on the following submissions:

  • Application
  • 500-word essay demonstrating why interested in pursuing a career in manufacturing, mechanical or maintenance industries
  • Letter(s) of recommendation from a teacher, employer or mentor supporting field of interest selection

Interested students should email [email protected] for an application and submit all of their information before the deadline of April 1, 2024, to the attention of Mary Haynes at [email protected]. The winner of the scholarship will be notified and announced on our website May 1, 2024. For any additional information on the scholarship application and process, please call (518) 272-4920, x 112.



Troy Industrial Solutions (TIS) is a family-owned business, founded in 1862 as a provider of leather belting and supplies for industrial machinery used in mills, mines and factories located in the northeastern part of the US.  Still a leader in the belting industry, evolving over time, TIS became known as the premiere full-service and sales provider with experienced problem solvers, providing industrial solutions and supporting maintenance, manufacturing, custom metal fabrication and engineering to keep industry running. Today TIS has expanded from its corporate headquarters based out of Watervliet, NY to include service and sales locations in ME, CT and NH.