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Workforce Opportunities for Rural Communities (WORC) Round 5: A Grant Initiative for the Appalachian, Delta, and Northern Border Regions


Service Source Final Application Due Date Funding Available
Employment Federal
06-05-2023 $44.0 M
  • Service
  • Source
  • Final Application Due Date
  • Funding Available
  • Past
  • Current
  • Forecasted
  • $150,000
  • $1,500,000
  • Award Floor
  • Award Ceiling
    • Expected Number of Awards 35
    • Opportunity Type Discretionary
    • CFDA

      17.280 -- WIOA Dislocated Worker National Reserve Demonstration Grants


    The WORC Initiative provides grant funds to enable impacted communities to develop local and regional workforce development solutions aligned with existing economic development strategies and community partnerships to promote new, sustainable job opportunities and long-term economic vitality.  Questions regarding this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Forecast may be emailed to however, please note there is limited information that may be shared with the public, as this FOA is currently under development.  We encourage prospective applicants and interested parties to use the subscription option to register for future updates provided for this particular FOA.

    • IHE
    • Local Government
    • Non-Profit
    • Other
    • State Government
    • Tribal Government
    Additional Eligibility Information

    State or Local Workforce Development Boards Hispanic-serving institutions Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) Labor organizations or labor-management partnerships

    Key Date(s)
    • October 25, 2022: Last Updated Date
    • October 25, 2022: Forecasted Date
    • March 07, 2023: Estimated Post Date
    • June 05, 2023: Estimated Application Due Date
    Contact Information
    Sabrina Simms


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