Youth Apprenticeship Request for Proposal (RFP)

2014-15 Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship RFP

The application period for Youth Apprenticeship Local Grants for the 2014-15 school year is now open, with the deadline to submit completed application materials set for Friday, April 25, 2014 by 4:30 pm.

The purpose of the grant is to sustain and expand the statewide youth apprenticeship program. All local partnerships must be approved by the Department of Workforce Development (DWD) to operate a Youth Apprenticeship Program.

Funding under this Request for Proposal (RFP) is available to consortiums, expected to partner with representatives from the following groups, and mutually commit to participate in support of the DWD-YA program via the consortium steering committee:

A total of $2,223,700 was available for the July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015 grant period. All grant awards are contingent upon the availability of state funds.

The July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015 grant application materials are available for download below.

2014-15 Local Youth Apprenticeship RFP Application Materials:

RFP Cover Memo

RFP Guidelines

RFP Application

Appendix E: YA Partnership Agreement

Appendix F: YA School District Affiliation Agreement

Appendix G: YA Consortium Steering Committee Composition

If you have questions about the youth apprenticeship program or desire technical assistance in planning a new program, please contact:
Amy Phillips, (608) 267-3214; or Jamie Bernthal, (608) 267-7210.