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White House announces $175 million in grants to expand apprenticeships

Earlier today, the Department of Labor announced the 46 recipients of the American Apprenticeship Grants.

The $175 million in American Apprenticeship Grants are part of the Administration’s efforts to double the number of apprenticeships in the country. These grants, which require recipients to create sector partnerships and facilitate career pathways, are intended to expand and support access to the job training needed to obtain middle-skill jobs. Source: National Skills Coalition

This announcement today outlines $2.9M being awarded to the Georgia Department of Economic Development for advanced manufacturing programming throughout the state.