Grants available for worker training programs

The following information was provided by the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development (DEED):

The Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) Board is soliciting applications for grant funding for incumbent worker and new worker training programs. MJSP will accept applications for the following programs: Short Form and Short Form (Partnership/Pathways).

  • Short Form applications are due by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, October 17, 2016.
  • Short Form (Partnership/Pathways) applications are due by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2016

Approximately $7.4 million is available for distribution for the remainder of FY 2017. Short Form applications are available for grants of up to $50,000.  In addition, applications for Pre-Development grants for the Partnership Program will be considered.

For more information and to view the RFPs, visit DEED’s Grant and Contract Opportunity website.