Supplier Scouting and Matching Services

The manufacturing process for any product relies on access to essential materials. However, sourcing rare resources or navigating complex supply chains can be challenging. At Impact Washington, we understand these difficulties, especially when striving for American-made standards or reducing the impact of international shipping.

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Program Overview:

The Supplier Scouting Program supported by the MEP National Network™ provides practical solutions for U.S. manufacturers. This program aims to keep millions of dollars in supply chain production within the U.S. by linking your organization with appropriate domestic suppliers, even those that are unique or hard to find.

Cost of Service:

Our services are provided free of charge thanks to the authorization under the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022. This pilot program empowers the MEP National Network™ to offer specialized services focused on supply chain resiliency.

We offer three services to support a stronger, more resilient supply chain:

Need Suppliers?

  1. Complete the Supplier Scouting Assistance Discovery intake form linked above.
  2. Your inquiry will be forwarded to Impact Washington's Supply Chain Program Manager.
  3. Your information will be matched to potential suppliers Statewide and within the National Network.

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Looking for New Manufacturing Opportunities?

Maximize your visibility and growth potential by joining the Made in WA | Washington Manufacturing Directory. As a member, you gain access to an extensive network of fellow manufacturers, suppliers, and vendors within the state. 

Join the MFG Directory

Interested in Being Matched with Current MEP National Network Scouting Opportunities?

View the current scouting opportunities from around the country and Puerto Rico.

View scouting opportunities here

Should you have any questions or inquiries about our Supplier Scouting and Matching Services, please feel free to contact Our Supply Chain Program Manager at

Let us take care of the scouting process, so you can focus on driving your business forward. Together, we can build a stronger, more resilient supply chain for your manufacturing needs.