Business Training Grants for Existing Positions can provide up to $2,000 per trainee per fiscal year for established Wyoming businesses with existing employees who need a skill upgrade or retraining in their current occupations. Business Training Grants for New Positions can provide between $1,000 and a maximum of $4,000 per trainee per fiscal year, depending on the employee’s full-time status and wage amount. Grants for New Positions were developed to assist Wyoming businesses in two ways: Wyoming Business Expansion and New Business Recruitment.
The Pre-Hire Economic Development Grant Program is designed to train skilled workers in a particular business, businesses, or industry. Applications are completed through a partnering of four entities that contribute separate needs or services to the program.
The WDTF is administered by the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, application forms are available at: www.wyomingworkforce.org.