PAA has distributed the maximum $175,000 in Tool Grant Awards for 2021.
Look for an updated application in December with disbursements of the 2022 Tool Grant Awards beginning in January.
PAA Tool Grant Program
This grant is intended for your Techs who are new full-time hires at your dealership and the first time the tech has been hired at a franchised new car and truck dealership in Pennsylvania.
TOOL GRANT GUIDELINES AND CRITERIA:
• PAA will award a maximum of 100 tool grants per year at $1,000 each.
• One tool grant awarded per dealership rooftop, per calendar year.
• New tech must be employed for 90 days before applying.
• Applicants are no longer eligible to apply if more than 1 year has passed since date of hire.
• Service manager must approve the tech.
• Tech’s choice of tool brand and Tech retains ownership of tools.
• Tool grants will be awarded as they are received.