Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grants Program

The U.S. Department of Labor announced the availability of up to $500 million in grant funds to be awarded under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grants program. The TAACCCT grants program provides eligible institutions of higher education with funds to expand and improve their ability to deliver education and career training programs that can be completed in two years or less, and are suited for workers who are eligible for training under the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) for Workers Program, as well as other adults.
 
The application deadline is May 24, 2012.  For more information, please click here.
 
YouthBuild Grants

The Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), announced the availability of approximately $75 million in grant funds.  DOL will award grants to organizations to oversee the provision of education, occupational skills training, and employment services to disadvantaged youth in their communities while performing meaningful work and service to their communities. 
 
The application deadline is May 8, 2012.  For more information, please click here
 
For more information about upcoming grants, to search for grant opportunities or to begin grant applications, please visit www.grants.gov