The Department of Labor (Department) has officially opened the application period for grants under the YouthBuild program. Authorized under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, the YouthBuild program provides competitive grants to programs that offer pre-apprenticeship services to build education and occupational skills in sought after industries. Programs must serve for at-risk youth between 16-24 years old. The Department is expected to award approximately 85 projects with grants between $700,000 to $1.1 million.
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