$10M in Workforce Grants Awarded to Fund Training for More Than 6,500 Workers, Create 1,361 New Jobs

Massachusetts

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships

“[On February 13th, the Baker-Polito Administration announced $10 million in Workforce Training Fund Program (WTFP) grants that will train more than 6,500 workers and add an expected 1,361 new jobs by 2021.

The 96 grants awarded involve 133 companies from across the Commonwealth. These grants will fund customized training that promotes job growth, retention and increased opportunity for workers. Upskilling the local workforce helps Massachusetts businesses and entrepreneurs grow their businesses, become more productive and fuel a strong and resilient Bay State economy.

Systems: 
  • Department of Workforce Development
Topics: 
  • Employer Engagement
  • Resource Leveraging
Date Enacted: 
02/13/2020
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