Grants to help businesses in greater Minnesota train workers
ST. PAUL – New or expanding businesses in Greater Minnesota can apply for grants up to $100,000 to train workers in new jobs through the Job Training Incentive Program administered by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
Applications will be accepted beginning Oct. 15 and will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis to businesses that meet eligibility requirements.
A total of $900,000 is available through June 30. An additional $900,000 will be available July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017. Businesses will be required to match the grants on a 1-to-1 basis.