General Program: Designed for any size organization, the General Program pays up to half the cost of a training program developed to meet an employer’s particular needs, up to $250,000. Employers are reimbursed when training is completed, which must be accomplished within two years. Grant recipients are eligible to apply for a new training grant after one year.
Express Program: This program will pay up to 100% of the cost of pre-approved, off-the-shelf training courses for businesses with 100 or fewer employees and 50% of the cost for larger employers. Express grants are capped at $30,000, or $3,000 per trainee per course. Training must be completed within 12 months. Employers are reimbursed when training is complete.
- For more information on the Workforce Training Fund Program, visit workforcetrainingfund.org
- Contact our organizational training and development team at UMass Donahue Institute to learn how we can help you identify your most pressing training needs, and apply for one of these valuable grants!