Young Parents Demonstration
|Source:||U.S Dept. Of Labor|
|Program:||Young Parents Demonstration|
|Eligibility:||In order to be eligible for consideration under this solicitation, applicants must: 1) currently be operating a program for young parents that includes the Necessary Existing Program Components as described in Section I.A., 2) provide mentoring services or partner with an organization that provides these services as described in Section I.B. and 3) propose to enroll at least 400 individuals under this grant as described in Section I.D. Eligible applicants include:
• A Local Workforce Investment Board;
• A Federally-recognized Indian Tribe; or
• A non-profit provider (such as a community or faith-based organization, industry association, etc.) of workforce system services determined to be tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Applicants must provide a letter of commitment from the key partners – an organization that provides mentoring services if the applicant chooses to partner with such entity and a workforce investment board.
The Employment And Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department Of Labor (USDOL, Or The Department) Announces The Availability Of Approximately $5.5 Million Authorized By The Consolidated Appropriations Act Of 20100F1 To Support Applicants In Providing Intensive Mentoring Services To Low-income Young Parents (both Mothers And Fathers, And Expectant Parents Ages 16 To 24) Participating In Workforce Development Programs. Activities Under This SGA Are Authorized Under Section 171(b) Of The Workforce Investment Act, Which Allows For Demonstration And Pilot Projects For The Purpose Of Developing And Implementing Techniques And Approaches, And Demonstrating The Effectiveness Of Specialized Methods, In Addressing Employment And Training Needs.
Applicants Must Currently
|Period:||Up to 4 years.|
|For further information about this SGA, please contact Latifa Jeter, Division of Federal Assistance, at (202) 693-3553. Applicants should e-mail all technical questions to Ujeter.firstname.lastname@example.orgU and must specifically reference SGA/DFA PY 10-12, and along with question(s), include a contact name, fax and phone number. This announcement is being made available on the ETA Web site at Uhttp://www.doleta.gov/grantsU and at Uhttp://www.grants.govU|