Call for Proposals (CFP) for the Collaborative Program in Additive Manufacturing (CPAM) to support the development of the Additive Manufacturing (AM) Industry.

19 January 2024

CFP 001/019/01/2024

The Collaborative Program in Additive Manufacturing (CPAM) invites companies to respond to a Call for Proposals (CFP) for an SMME support development program for access to additive manufacturing (AM) design and prototype production (printing) expertise support.

The CFP aims to identify the required support in a wide range of sectors as follows.

  • Prototyping
  • Product development
  • Feasibility study for industrial products

Companies are encouraged to apply for support for the purpose of investing in new manufacturing technologies, access to advanced technologies through both design capabilities and manufacturing capabilities. The outcome of this endeavour is for larger adoption of AM, the growing SMME sector; and promoting AM printing bureaus in South Africa.

Please download the application documents as follows:

  • CFP Terms of Reference (TORs)
  • Proposal Template

Closing Date and Time for 2023/24 FY: 16 February 2024 at 16:30

Closing Date and Time for 2024/25 FY: 17 May 2024 at 16:30


Please direct all queries to:

Position: Project Coordinator

Name: Nombulelo Setlai

Tel:      012 841 2913


Note: The continuation of projects previously supported by the CPAM will also be considered for support.