INCENTIVES ALERT: Arizona Job Training Funding Round Now Open

Arizona Job Training Funding Round Now Open for Businesses

Arizona Job Training Funding Round Now Open

Funding for workforce training up to $1.3 million per company is now available through the Arizona Job Training Program

Businesses in Arizona can now apply for up to $1.3 million in grants for eligible workforce development activities. Known as the Arizona Job Training Program, Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) has launched a competitive application round for new employee training grants.

Being on a competitive basis, businesses can apply for grants that directly support with the design and delivery of customized training plans for new employees. Under the program, employers can capture a reimbursement of up to 75% of eligible training expenses.

The maximum grant award under this new round is $1.3 million per employer. If a rural employer or a business with fewer than 100 employees, the per employee cap is set at $8,000. All other employers may capture up to $5,000 per employee.

Grants must be utilized by December 31, 2021. Application deadline for this new round is Monday, June 15, 2020.

For more information on the latest round of the program, visit the official ACA website: ACA Job Training Opportunities.