By: KTNV Staff #las-vegas-nv
NEVADA (KTNV) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak announced that the Governor’s Office of Workforce Innovation is the recipient of a $13 million federal grant to support short-term job training programs to help prepare unemployed and underemployed individuals for in-demand occupations in Nevada.
The grant was submitted by OWINN as the lead state agency in a multi-agency application in late August to the U.S. Department of Education’s Education Stabilization Fund – Reimagine Workforce Preparation Discretionary Grants Program.
The state received word Friday the grant was approved for $13,818,298 million.