Apprenticeship Program grants may be used to cover expenses related to the instruction that complements on-the-job learning.


Eligible Applicants

DCED will accept grant proposals from any sponsor operating an apprenticeship program in the commonwealth, irrespective of whether the sponsor employs the apprentice. Proof of a Certificate of Registration is required for the Pre-Apprentice and Apprenticeship program.

Proposals will be accepted from the following:

  • A Single Employer
  • Employer Consortiums
  • Workforce Development Boards
  • Economic Development Organizations
  • Labor Organizations
  • Local Career Technical Education Institutions
  • Pennsylvania Community Colleges
  • Community Organizations or Associations

Register Your Apprenticeship
Visit the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry’s website to learn more about registering your apprenticeship to be eligible for the Apprenticeship Program.


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