$50.5 Million Available for Apprenticeship Programs

  • Date: August 03, 2016
  • Posted by:Gretchen Schultz, Director of Workforce Development, Tooling U-SME

Recently, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced that $50.5 million is available this year through the ApprenticeshipUSA State Expansion Grants initiative.

This investment marks the first time that the Federal government is providing funding to support States in their efforts to expand and diversify Registered Apprenticeship to better respond to industry workforce demands.

This is good news for all parties: manufacturers, the workforce, educators and local economies. Read More.