Massachusetts Workforce Training Program Grant Commonly Asked Questions:
As with any government-run program, you’re bound to have some questions and there’s a fair amount of fine print. While we’re available to help you through all that, here are some of the most commonly asked questions about WFTP:
How much are the training grant awards?
The Commonwealth grants over $15 million in awards each year ranging from $10,000 to $250,000.
Is there a deadline to apply for the grant?
No. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
What is the application process like?
You’ll be asked to provide information on your company, the employees to be trained, the type of training you will be providing (and the goal of the training), information on the training vendor who will conduct the training, the expected costs, and agree to submitting two years of financial statements upon request – among others.
How long does it take to receive a decision?
Applicants are typically notified of the award decision within 60 days of receipt of the completed application.