• Upcoming Informational Seminars and General Program Grant Workshops

    Employers and organizations interested in applying for any of the WTFP grants are encouraged to attend the informational seminars. Current seminars are posted. To ensure a seat, please sign up quickly.
  • Upcoming Workforce Training Fund Advisory Board Meeting

    The next Workforce Training Fund Advisory Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday May 20, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Associated Industries of Massachusetts, One Beacon Street, 16th Floor, Boston, MA 02108. All attendees must check in at the building security desk and show proper identification before proceeding to the meeting. For more information or to attend, please email Stephen Lavery at smlavery@commcorp.org.

  • Workforce Training Fund Overview links to PDF file

    Side by side comparison of the Workforce Training Fund Grants.

  • General Program

    For any size company training employees in job-related skills through a program designed by the company.

    Policy Change: The waiting period between General Program Training Grants has been reduced from two years to one year.  Award recipients will now be eligible to apply for a new training grant after a one year (12 month) waiting period has elapsed.

  • Express Program

    For companies with 100 or fewer employees training employees using off-the-shelf training.
    Policy Change: The size eligibility for Express Program grant recipients has been increased from 50 employees to 100 employees.
  • Hiring Incentive Training Grant Program

    The Hiring Incentive Training Grant (HITG) Program of the Massachusetts Workforce Training Fund provides cash grants to employers to hire Massachusetts residents who have been unemployed for 6 months or more, or Massachusetts residents who are military veterans (regardless of length unemployment). 

  • General Program Application

    General Program applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the year.  In most cases, applicants will be notified of application outcomes within 60 days from submission of a complete application.

    Policy Change: The waiting period between General Program Training Grants has been reduced from two years to one year.  Award recipients will now be eligible to apply for a new training grant after a one year (12 month) waiting period has elapsed.

  • Workforce Training Fund Regulations

  • Workforce Training Fund Contribution

    Employer's contribution rate to the Workforce Training Fund.
  • Certificate of Good Standing from the Department of Revenue

    For the purposes of the Workforce Training Fund, the Certificate of Good Standing is only valid for 6 months.
  • Sample of Certificate of Good Standing pdf format of 			Sample of Certificate of Good Standing

  • Workforce Training Fund Training Providers

    Database of courses/programs that can be used by Express Program applicants.
  • Workforce Training Fund Partner

    Approved partners who help employers apply for Workforce Training Fund grants.
  • Workforce Training Fund Advisory Board

  • Workforce Training Fund Program Contact Information