Notice of Availability of Funds and Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA) for Youthful Offender Registered Apprenticeship, Alternative Education, and Project Expansion Grants
The Employment and Training Administration announces the availability of approximately $20 million for Youthful Offender Grants. These grants will be awarded through a competitive process for three categories of projects(1) Registered Apprenticeship (to increase the placement of young adults being released from the criminal justice system in registered apprenticeship); (2) Alternative Educational Pathways (to increase the educational achievement and attainment of youth in the juvenile justice system); and (3) Project Expansion (to replicate effective programs for serving juvenile offenders). Applicants can apply for grants in more than one of these categories, but separate applications must be submitted for each category. This solicitation provides background information and describes the application submission requirements, outlines the process that eligible entities must use to apply for funds covered by this solicitation, and outlines the evaluation criteria used as a basis for selecting the grantees.
Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Section 167-The National Farmworker Jobs Program (NFJP)
Under Section 182(d) of the WIA of 1998, ETA is publishing the PY 2007 allocations for the NFJP, authorized under Section 167 of the WIA. The allocations are distributed to the states by a formula that estimates, by state, the relative demand for NFJP services. The allocations in this notice apply to the PY beginning July 1, 2007.
Workforce Investment Act-Small Grassroots Organizations Connecting With the One-Stop Delivery System; Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA), SGA/DFA-PY 06-11
The Employment and Training Administration published a document in the Federal Register of April 5, 2007, announcing the availability of funds and solicitation for grant applications for small grassroots organizations with the ability to connect to the local One- Stop Delivery System. The document is hereby amended.