$100 Million Youth CareerConnect Program

Opportunity Type: Grant
Funder Type: Federal
Funder: U.S. Department of Labor

"The program is designed to provide high school students with education and training that combines rigorous academic and technical curricula focused on specific in-demand occupations and industries for which employers are using H-1B visas to hire foreign workers as well as the related activities necessary to support such training to increase participants’ employability in H-1B in-demand industries and occupations."

Estimated total program funding is $100,000,000, with 40 awards expected.

There is a cost sharing or matching requirement.

CFDA Number: 17.274

Grant Details

Due Date: January 27, 2014
Award Size: Ceiling, $7 million; Floor, $2 million