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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Program Guide
 
Workforce Investment Act Adult Program
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Federal Program Information
Federal Program Description Provides employment and training services to adults through the one-stop system.  Training services may include occupational skills training, on-the-job training (OJT), programs that combine workplace training and related instruction including registered apprenticeship and training programs operated by the private sector, skill upgrade and retraining, entrepreneurship training job readiness training, adult education and literacy training and customized training.
CFDA Number 17.258
Assistance Type Formula Grants
ARRA Citation P. 58, TITLE VIII-DEPARTMENTS OF LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, AND EDUCATION, AND RELATED AGENCIES, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING ADMINISTRATION, TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
ARRA Reporting Subject to ARRA Section 1512 Recipient Reporting
Federal Agency Department of Labor
 
NYS Information
NYS Program Title Workforce Investment Act Adult Program
NYS Agency Department of Labor
Contact Bruce Herman
Email bruce.herman@labor.state.ny.us
Phone (518) 485-6410
 
Program Funding
National Total $500,000,000
NYS Share $31,516,111 (actual)
Flow of Funds NYSDOL administers the funding.  At least 85% of funds are passed down to NYS’ 33 Local Workforce Investment Areas for adult participant core, intensive, and training services, needs related payments, and supportive services, included local area staff-provided services and other operational costs.  The remaining 15% of the funds are retained at the state to support innovative training programs and to support local area oversight, technical assistance and administrative activities.  Disbursement occurs at the state and local level.  
Deadline State obligation and expenditure deadline June 30, 2011.
 
State Grant Notice(s)
Status Closed
Title Disconnected Youth Training
Eligible Entries Educational institutions, such as Community Colleges, BOCES programs, and school districts. In addition, duly incorporated for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, including Community based organizations (CBO’s) and Local Workforce Investment Areas that are eligible to do business in New York State are eligible to apply. A WIA Grant Recipient may apply on behalf of a Local Workforce Investment Board that is not incorporated.
Website http://www.labor.state.ny.us/workforcenypartners/fundingopps/RFP46-Q.pdf
Deadline August 20, 2009
Status Closed
Title Emerging & Transitional Worker Training
Eligible Entries For-profit or not-for-profit organizations that are duly incorporated and eligible to do business in New York State are eligible to apply. A WIA Grant Recipient may apply on behalf of a Local Workforce Investment Board that is not incorporated.
Website http://www.labor.state.ny.us/workforcenypartners/fundingopps/ET%20Worker%20Training%20RFP%20%20FINAL%2006-05-09.pdf
Deadline July 8, 2009
 
Awards and Outcomes
Website http://www.recovery.gov/transparency/pages/home.aspx?State=NY