GRANTS FOR WOMEN

US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ANNOUNCES $3.4M IN GRANTS TO EXPAND JOB OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN IN APPRENTICESHIPS, NONTRADITIONAL OCCUPATIONS WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the award of $3.4 million in funding to help recruit, train and retain more women in quality pre-apprenticeship and Registered Apprenticeship programs, as well as nontraditional occupations. Administered by the

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Student Benefit Programs

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) The first step in your financial aid process is filling out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA is an application used by most colleges, universities, and career schools for awarding federal, state, and college-funded student aid. Complete the form online and use it to apply for

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Winners of American Rescue Plan $500 Million Good Jobs

U.S. Department of Commerce Announces Winners of American Rescue Plan $500 Million Good Jobs Challenge to Expand Employment Opportunities Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced grant awards to 32 industry-led workforce training partnerships across the country as part of the $500 million Good Jobs Challenge funded by President Biden’s American Rescue Plan. The

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Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program An estimated 21 million individuals in the U.S. workforce are public service employees, including those at the department. America’s public servants are educators, first responders and health-care workers, military personnel, local, state and federal government employees, and nonprofit workers: They all provide essential services to our communities and economy. Public

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The Family and Child Education Program for American Indians

In this article, you will learn about FACE, an early education program for Native American or American Indian families to help with children’s academic development in school and at home. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, early education plays an important role in the academic development of children. Education begins primarily at home, where

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US Department of Labor – CYBERSECURITY APPRENTICESHIP SPRINT TO PROMOTE REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIPS

US DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, COMMERCE ANNOUNCE 120-DAY CYBERSECURITY APPRENTICESHIP SPRINT TO PROMOTE REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIPS Initiative seeks to equip underrepresented populations with skills training for cybersecurity jobs WASHINGTON – At today’s National Cyber Workforce and Education Summit at the White House, Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh and Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced the 120-Day Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Sprint, an

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