Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) - Business and Community Development Division and Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) Board
05/26/20 4:30 PM - Deadline for Short Form and Pre-Development applications
Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, training providers, and agencies for workforce readiness projects. Applicants requesting support for the planning of a large-scale project should contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs that involve training in an area of employment need. Training must consist primarily of new or customized curriculum that is specific to participating business needs and must be provided by accredited Minnesota training institutions.
For both the Partnership and Pathways programs, preference will be given to institutions that serve economically disadvantaged people, minorities, or those who are victims of economic dislocation and to businesses located in rural areas. In addition, further preference will be given to Pathways projects that:
For more information on grant requirements, priorities, and criteria, see pages 2-4 of the RFP in Supporting Documents, below.
GrantWatch ID#: 176708
The maximum grant award for the Partnership and Pathways programs is $400,000. A Short-form application is available for Partnership or Pathways grant requests of up to $50,000. The maximum grant award for Pre-Development grants is $50,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email application materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about this RFP, contact:
Minnesota Job Skills Partnership
MN Department of Employment and Economic Development
1st National Bank Building
332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200
St. Paul, MN 55101-1351
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