Expanding Community College Apprenticeship / Virtual Apprenticeship Network

Fiscal Year of Award:


Original Award Date:

May 27, 2019

Award Type:

Cooperative Agreement

Award Status:


Original Opportunity Notice: ETA-OA-VAN

In March 2018, the Department of Labor announced approximately $20 million for a cooperative agreement with the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) to support the Expanding Community College Apprenticeship (ECCA) Initiative. Through a partnership between Community Colleges and industry, the ECCA Initiative would allow employers / industry partners to identify and match with Community College new and  existing apprenticeship programs. The project will train 16,000 apprentices. 

Awardee information
AwardeeLocationService AreaAward AmountDetails
American Association of Community Colleges Washington, DCNational$20,000,000.00