MTTRF - MTTRF Loan Award

MTTRF Equipment Loan Award

The MTTRF Equipment Loan Award is an award given to eligible and dedicated Professors and Universities. MTTRF expects the young generation of excellent engineers to experience the newest technology and develop meaningfuland innovative ideas to drive the machine tool industry.  With this in the heart of the award, information regarding the use of the loaned equipment during the period is requested. 

For any techincal issues or service requests regarding your Equipment Loan, please contact:

Dr. Kazuo Yamazaki, MTTRF President

HoW to Apply

The foundation accepts the loan award application throughout the year.


Those who have an interest in applying for the Loan must register to this site to obtain access to the Equipment Loan Award Forms. After registration, the request form will be available from the MEMBERS page and electronically submit the Request Form to the Foundation with the letter of agreement on signing the loan agreement.


Submission can be sent to


The request of the equipment loan will be evaluated by the Foundation and the Loan will be awarded on the basis of the availability of the equipment as well as the appropriateness of the proposal.


The applicants or authorized person who should represent the risk management are obliged to sign the agreement without any negotiation when the loan is awarded.


Please read this agreement carefully to ensure that the loan agreement can be signed without any modification by the applicants or the responsible person in your organization in prior to sending the application.


The letter of agreement on signing the loan agreement, which should accompany the Request Form, should clearly state that the responsible person of your organization can sign the loan agreement without any negotiation or modification when the loan is awarded.