Programs

General Program

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Businesses of all sizes are eligible to apply for:

General Program Training Grants: Businesses can apply for a grant up to $250,000. Employers, employer organizations, labor organizations, training providers, and a consortia of such entities are encouraged to apply for funds to train current and newly hired workers. You may use a training provider of your choice. While we fund the majority of training content, courses that a company is legally mandated to provide (such as OSHA training) are not eligible for funding under this program. Training programs must be completed within two years.

Training grants are available for:

  • ESOL
  • Project Management
  • Machine Set-Up & Operation
  • Sales
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Lean/Continuous Process Improvement
  • Software & IT Skills
  • Customer Service
  • ISO
  • Leadership & Management Skills
  • Six Sigma
  • Train-the-Trainer
  • And much more!

General Program Technical Assistance Grants: A consortium of businesses can apply for a grant to help develop a consortium application for a training grant. Grants will be awarded for a minimum of $5,000 and a maximum of $10,000. Grants will not exceed six months in length. Grants will only be awarded to organizations that are engaged in designing a training plan for a consortium of businesses.