Scholarship Opportunities

Have you considered a career in the die casting industry?

Metalcasting plays a critical role in the success of U.S. manufacturing through the production of high quality castings. Die cast parts can be found in nearly every key industry sector, in fact, castings are used in 90% of all finished manufactured products. Careers in the die casting industry range from process engineers, quality engineers, design engineers, tool/mold designers all the way to plant management positions and more!

NADCA offers two types of scholarship opportunities fore engineering students.   Applicants do NOT need to source the internship through NADCA to be eligible to apply, though NADCA does help connect students with potential employers every spring. 

Undergraduate students that have worked at die casting company OR a supplier to the die casting industry are eligible to apply:

The 2022 Winners of the David Laine Scholarship Program have been selected! 

If you are a graduate engineering student:


Student Resources


NADCA Membership 
For a reduced fee, students can take advantage of NADCA membership benefits including networking and education opportunities.
NADCA Student Membership

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