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Grants to New York businesses, nonprofits, workforce investment boards, and training providers to train dislocated employees. May 20 is the deadline for submitting questions. Particular interest is in individuals who have been unemployed for an extended time, those whose unemployment benefits are likely to run out, and foreign-trained immigrant worker populations.
These projects will empower participants to re-connect to the workforce and obtain employment. Eligible participants are individuals enrolled in the Dislocated Worker program at a New York State Career Center.
The RFA will support the following types of work-based training:
1. On-the-Job Training (OJT);
2. Registered Apprenticeships; and
3. Customized Training
Preference will be given to applicants who propose to train participants for employment in the following significant industries: construction; manufacturing; financial activities; professional and business services which primarily sell to other businesses; educational services; and health care.
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Contracts will be awarded for a period of up to one year.