Midlands Workforce Development Board

100 Executive Center Drive, Suite 218

Columbia, SC  29210

803-744-1670  711 (TTY)

An equal opportunity employer/program. 

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.‚Äč

NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY OF FUNDS

WORK-BASED LEARNING PILOT GRANTS

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT IS

DECEMBER 14, 2018

The MWDB has approved funding up to to pilot Youth services within these advanced work-based learning activities. The Board anticipates awarding 1-3 contracts.

 

Program Purpose

The funds set aside by the MWDB will be used to pilot the advanced work-based learning activities for future replication within the year-round programs. The pilot project will target youth ages 17-24 who are eligible for the WIOA Youth services.  During the program, participants will:

  • Receive a customized Individual Employment Plan (IEP) after completing the assessment process

  • Participate in an advanced work-based learning activity

  • Earn an occupational skills credential

  • Receive twelve (12) months of follow-up services to successfully transition into unsubsidized employment and/or pursue advanced training to enhance their career entry and advancement

Answers to Questions Received by November 26, 2018

WBL Q&A

Midlands Work Based Learning RFP

Applicant Information Sheet

Participant Planning Sheet

Budget Planning Worksheet