Application Period Open for Incumbent Worker Training Funds

The Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training Voucher Program provides direct financial assistance to train workers and improve the economic competitiveness of Ohio’s employers. Approved applicants are eligible for up to $2,000 in reimbursement for each eligible incumbent employee, up to $25,000 in total assistance per fiscal year.

The program is designed to offset a portion of the employer’s costs to upgrade the skills of its incumbent workforce and will provide reimbursement to eligible employers for specific training costs accrued during training. The program’s funding will be used in conjunction with private contributions to fund skill-upgrade training.

Eligible employers must demonstrate that by receiving funding assistance through the Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training Voucher Program their business will not only obtain a skilled workforce but will improve their company processes and competitiveness.

Learn more about the program here. 9/24/2018