Growth Opportunities - Rounds 4 and 5

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 7th, 2024
Close Date
April 2nd, 2024
Total Funding
$40,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$5,100,000.00
Award Floor
$1,000,000.00
Expected No. Awards
12
Opportunity No.
FOA-ETA-24-06

Agency

Employment and Training Administration (DOL-ETA)

Eligible Applicants

Nonprofits Without 501(c)(3) Status

Funding Category

Employment, Labor and Training

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Employment and Training Administration is offering a grant opportunity titled "Growth Opportunities - Rounds 4 and 5". This program aims to introduce and prepare justice-involved youth and young adults for the world of work and provide them with more equitable career opportunities. The program includes paid work experiences, occupational education and training in in-demand industries, leadership development, mentorship, and placement into unsubsidized employment and/or education. The grant has an estimated total funding of $40,000,000 and expects to award approximately 12 grants. The application deadline is April 2, 2024, and interested parties can email GO_FOA-ETA-24-06@dol.gov for more information.

Description

This Funding Opportunity Announcement solicits applications for the Growth Opportunities - Rounds 4 and 5. Across both rounds of funding, we expect availability of approximately $85,000,000 to fund approximately 28 grants. The purpose of this program is to introduce and prepare justice-involved youth and young adults for the world of work and put them on a path to more equitable career opportunities, through placement into paid work experiences. In addition to paid work experiences, the program encompasses occupational education and training in in-demand industries, leadership development, a mentorship component, and placement into unsubsidized employment and/or education. Questions regarding this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) may be emailed to GO_FOA-ETA-24-06@dol.gov. We encourage prospective applicants and interested parties to use the Grants.gov subscription option to register for future updates provided for this particular FOA.

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant