Informational Seminar

These information sessions will give an overview of all of the Workforce Training Fund Grant programs: the General Program Grant, Technical Assistance Grant, Consortium Grants, Express Program Grants, and Hiring Incentive Training Grants. The session will provide an overview of the features and benefits of each program, the amount of available funding, and how to apply for the each grant using the online application process.

General Program Training Grant Application Workshop

This three hour workshop is for those companies that are ready to apply or are in the process of applying for a general program training grant. The workshop provides a comprehensive review of the general program grant application including discussing what makes for a competitive application, how to develop a successful training plan, measurable grant outcomes, grant terminology, and examples. Seating is limited to 20 people.

Please note that some locations may have limited seats; to ensure a seat, contact the coordinator related to the specific event. If there is a problem registering contact:

Michael Corcoran
Work:  617-626-6426
Cell:    857-753-3494

Event Scheduling Notice  - Beginning May 1, 2014

As of May 1, 2014, all Workforce Training Fund Information Sessions and General Program Application Workshops will be listed on our Eventbrite Event Scheduling System.   Please register through the Eventbrite page. If you have any questions or need assistance in registering for an event, please contact Stephen Lavery at 617-717-6906.

For events in April, please register with the contact person listed for the event below.

April 24, 2014

8:30a.m.- 10:30a.m.
Event:       Workforce Training Fund and Workplace Safety Grant Information Session
Sponsors:  CareerWorks and Brockton Area Workforce Investment Board (BAWIB)
Venue:      War Memorial Building
Location:   156 West Elm Street, Brockton, MA 02301
Contact to Register:  Andrea Kingman, Phone: 508-513-3442 Email:
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 23, 2014

 (Rescheduled to May 29)

April 30, 2014

8:30a.m.- 11:00a.m.

                      (Rescheduled to May 29)
Event:       Workforce Training Fund Information Session
Sponsors:  Quinsigamond Community College, Training and Education Center
Venue:      Epicurean Room, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School
Location:   215 Fitchburg St., Marlborough, MA 01752
Contact to Register:  Peter Tamulis, Phone: 508-579-7342 Email:
Registration Deadline:  May 25 2014

All events from May 2014 forward will be listed on Eventbrite.
Please click the Eventbrite link to view and register for events.

Step 1: Click the Eventbrite link
Step 2: Search the “Events” section for the event you want to attend. Click the “Attend” button that corresponds with that event.
Step 3: Click the “Register” button
Step 4: Fill in the registration info requested (name, contact info). Once the form is complete, click the “Complete Registration” button.
Step 5: Eventbrite will send the attendee a confirmation email.