U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) - Employment and Training Administration (ETA) and Women's Bureau
06/04/21 4:00 PM Eastern Time Receipt
Grants to USA community-based nonprofit organizations to facilitate workplace readiness for women. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Eligible programs are those that prepare women to work in fields in which women are historically underrepresented or where women are disproportionately concentrated in the lower-wage occupations. The Women in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations (WANTO) grant helps to expand pathways for women to enter and lead in all industries.
This program aims to provide technical assistance (TA) to employers and labor unions to encourage employment of women in both apprenticeable occupations and nontraditional occupations (A/NTO), specifically in the following ways:
Applicants may propose to provide technical assistance to support women’s participation and success in the full range of industries in which women are historically underrepresented or where women are disproportionately concentrated in the lower-wage occupations. Such industries include but are not limited to advanced manufacturing, construction, energy, health care, information technology, finance, and transportation. Applicants with experience working with or as an equity intermediary (as defined in section III.C.1) are encouraged to apply as well as applicants with a proposed focus on expanding outreach/recruitment to historically underrepresented communities including but not limited to women of color and women with disabilities.
38 U.S.C. 4215 requires grantees to provide priority of service to veterans and spouses of certain veterans for the receipt of employment, training, and placement services in any job training program directly funded, in whole or in part, by DOL. For more information, see page 12 of the FOA document in Attached Files below.
GrantWatch ID#: 128392
Between four and ten grants
- Award Ceiling: $750,000
- Award Floor: $350,000
The period of performance is 24 months and an anticipated start date of October 1, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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