Our goal with any funding is to get you back to work in a job that leads you to self-sufficiency or helps you maintain your standard of living.
CareerSource Brevard is able to offer training or work experience opportunities through a variety of grants. Here are some of the opportunities.
Use the short form on this page to learn about your participation and eligibility.
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
Provides classroom training scholarships to adults and dislocated workers through our system of eligible training providers. WIOA can also connect you to employers for on the job training. Read more about WIOA.
Manufacturing and Healthcare Sector Grants
Provides for the development of a “sector strategy” helps both determine and facilitate career services and training to help dislocated workers find employment, and in Brevard, sector strategies are focused on the manufacturing and healthcare.
- See the sector strategy website at www.TakeAimBrevard.com
- Learn more about the Brevard Healthcare Workforce Consortium.
- To explore manufacturing or healthcare careers in Brevard, talk to someone who is assisting you at one of our career centers or start the conversation now by using the form on this page.
AARP Foundation BACK TO WORK 50+ Women’s Economic Stability Initiative (WESI) Grant
In partnership with Eastern Florida State College and designed for women between the ages of 50-64, the WESI grant provides skills, educational and confidence training for those who are currently unemployed or underemployed. Discover your transferable skills, uncover your experience and learn how to sell yourself in today’s job market. Classroom and on-the-job training assistance may be available. Click here for more information.
AMERICAN PROMISE GRANT
CareerSource Brevard has recently received an American Promise Grant, to pursue collaborations and solutions in the IT sector. This special grant can provide training in the IT field for underrepresented workers, including minorities, single parents, limited English speakers and offenders. If you are interested in the potential of a Sector Strategy development for IT, contact firstname.lastname@example.org