Career Exploration Program Grants 2019-2020
Apprenticeship Minnesota at the Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) announces the availability of $60,000 to support career exploration programs that will introduce youth to careers through registered apprenticeship. DLI seeks program proposals that target youth ages 16 to 24. Performance period: Jan. 1, 2020, (or date of executed contract, whichever comes later) through June 30, 2020.
Support programs that provide hands-on engaging experiences and introduce youth to career opportunities through registered apprenticeship programs.
This funding opportunity is funded through a $3.3 million U.S. Department of Labor Apprenticeship Expansion Grant to DLI to facilitate and support the expansion of registered apprenticeship in Minnesota.
be a non-profit community-based organization; an association; school; registered apprenticeship program; or a tribal nation,
collaborate with an active apprenticeship program registered by DLI in a programmatically integrated manner,
provide a hands-on component related to the industry being explored, and
serve youth participants ages 16 to 24.
The deadline to submit written proposals is Nov. 15, 2019.
View the following documents for details about how to apply for a grant:
Contact Betsy Adamson, DLI, at 651-284-5196 or ApprGrants.DLI@state.mn.us with questions or for technical assistance.