The Real Skills for Youth Grant Solicitation deadline has been extended to Thursday, March 8th at 4:00pm.
The Governor’s Workforce Board recently submitted the Unlocking Apprenticeship Report and FY2017 Annual Report (which includes the comprehensive Unified Expenditure and Program Report). FY2017 was an impactful year for the state’s workforce development network, as we helped Rhode Islanders obtain employment through job training, career services, and other assistance. The reports meet the Governor’s goal of […]
The Governor’s Workforce Board announced the awarding of development grants to five organizations throughout the state that will develop new and innovative apprenticeship models. Apprenticeship is an effective workforce development tool that is increasingly gaining recognition as a way to meet employer skills demands while building pathways into the middle class for Rhode Islanders. Non-Trade […]
The Governor’s Workforce Board has released a Grant Solicitation for Real Skills for Youth partnerships on January 24, 2018. The purpose of this Grant Solicitation is for qualified organizations to form strategic partnerships to develop and implement high-quality paid work-based learning experiences and career readiness programming for youth in Summer 2018 and/or academic year 2018-19. […]
The Governor’s Workforce Board has released a Grant Solicitation for a Statewide Career Readiness Intermediary on January 8, 2018. The purpose of this Solicitation is to incubate an experienced entity or partnership of entities as a centralized statewide intermediary to support the expansion of K-12 career readiness activities, including paid internships, other work-based learning opportunities, […]