Rhode Island Governor's Workforce Board (GWB): Workforce Innovative Grant Awards 2016

Rhode Island

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding

"The Governor’s Workforce Board RI has awarded $2.4 million dollars in Workforce Innovation Grants, which bring employers and educational providers together to provide work-readiness, experiential learning, and career opportunities for students, out-of-school youth and unemployed or underemployed adults… Collectively, the grants will serve hundreds of participants in such industries as hospitality, health care, information technology, marine trades and construction."

  • Department of Workforce Development
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Employer Engagement