State Apprenticeship Expansion, Equity, and Innovation Grants (SAEEI)

Fiscal Year of Award
Original Award Date

Original Opportunity Notice: FOA-ETA-21-07

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The department’s Employment and Training Administration awarded more than $99 million in State Apprenticeship Expansion, Equity and Innovation grants – ranging from $2 million to $10 million – to bolster states’ efforts to expand programming and inclusive recruitment strategies to attract a diverse workforce. The awards include more than $85 million for states that demonstrated a commitment to increase their diversity, equity and inclusion efforts. These grants also aim to develop partnerships with new industries and non-traditional occupations, including industry sectors hardest hit by the pandemic, and align Registered Apprenticeships with other work-based learning opportunities within state education and workforce systems,

Award Type
Awardee information
AbstractAwardee NameLocationService AreaAward Amount
ViewAlaska Department of Labor & Workforce DevelopmentAKStatewide$3,991,501.00
ViewColorado Department of Labor and EmploymentCOStatewide$10,000,000.00
ViewConnecticut Department of LaborCTStatewide$10,000,000.00
ViewDepartment Of Industrial RelationsCAStatewide$10,000,000.00
ViewExecutive Office of the State of Idaho, Idaho Deptartment of LaborIDStatewide$4,250,000.00
ViewGovernor`s Office of Workforce InnovationNVStatewide$3,999,997.00
ViewHigher Education Coordinating CommissionORStatewide$3,999,999.00
ViewIllinois Department of Commerce and Economic OpportunityILStatewide$5,998,928.00
ViewKansas Department of CommerceKSStatewide$5,681,403.00
ViewMaine Department of LaborMEStatewide$5,594,187.00
ViewMassachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce DevelopmentMAStatewide$3,999,999.00
ViewMichigan Department of Labor and Economic OpportunityMIStatewide$10,000,000.00
ViewRhode Island Department of Labor and TrainingRIStatewide$3,962,000.00
ViewSouth Carolina State Board for Technical and Comprehensive EducationSCStatewide$7,710,000.00
ViewTexas Workforce CommissionTXStatewide$10,000,000.00