UN SDG #8 Decent Work and Economic Growth UN SDG #8

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YouthBuild

$1,500,000

deadline:

02/09/21
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YouthBuild

$1,500,000

deadline:

02/09/21
Geographic Area

Description

The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL, or the Department, or we), announces the availability of approximately $89 million in grant funds authorized by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) (Pub. L. 113-128) for YouthBuild. Under this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), DOL will award grants through a competitive process to organizations providing pre-apprenticeship services that support education, occupational skills training, and employment services to at-risk youth, ages 16 to 24, while performing meaningful work and service to their communities. In addition to construction skills training, YouthBuild applicants may include occupational skills training in other in-demand industries. This expansion into additional in-demand industries is the Construction Plus component, a priority in this grant competition. The YouthBuild model balances project-based academic learning and occupational skills training to prepare at-risk you...

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