Program Year 2021 National Farmworker Jobs Program: Career Services...
In accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the new four-year NFJP grants went into effect on July 1, 2020. The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) is issuing this TEGL to notify NFJP grantees of PY 2021 grant allocations and to provide instructions for submitting required documents. Grantees must submit required documents, including program plans and budget documents, to receive funding. NFJP allotments are based on the funds appropriated in the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2021, Public Law 116-260, enacted December 27, 2020 (from this point forward, referred to as “the Act”). Funds to implement NFJP are appropriated in the Act. Congress provided $87,083,000 for formula grants (of which $86,946,000 was allotted after $137,000 was set aside for program integrity), $6,256,000 for migrant and seasonal farmworker housing (of which not less than 70 percent shall be for perman...