Youth apprenticeship funding
October 15, 2019 - January 17, 2020
The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation is awarding four contracts up to $50,000 each for the Pathway Partnership Initiative to build high quality youth apprenticeship programs.
The funding will support partnerships in designing and implementing strategies to:
- launch, expand and strengthen youth apprenticeship programs aligned to the Principles for High-Quality Youth Apprenticeship;
- advance system alignment to mainstream youth apprenticeship; and
- improve understanding and awareness of youth apprenticeship to lay a foundation for sustainable expansion.
Application deadline is Jan. 17, 2020. Awardees will be announced in March 2020.
View the Pathway Partnership Initiative application packet on the State of South Dakota’s posting board.