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Catalog of Federal Domestic
Assistance Number: 17.274
Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
YouthBuild Grants provide funding to organizations
offering pre-apprenticeship services that support
education, occupational skills training, and employment
services for at-risk youth, ages 16 to 24, while
performing meaningful work and service to their
communities. Training includes affordable housing
construction skills and other in-demand industries, such
as healthcare, information technology, hospitality,
retail services, and logistics.
The YouthBuild program model contains wrap-around
services such as mentoring, trauma-informed care,
personal counseling, and employment.
Eligible applicants are private nonprofit and public
agencies, including, but not limited to:
- Community and faith-based organizations with IRS
501(c)(3) nonprofit status
- Entities carrying out activities under the Workforce
Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
- Labor unions, labor-management partnerships, a
central labor council, other labor council, state
conference of a union, or state labor federation, or
- Educational institutions, including local school
boards, public school districts, and community colleges
- Community action agencies
- State and local housing development agencies
- Any Indian and Native American entities eligible for
grants under Section 166 of WIOA
- Community development corporations
- State and local youth service conservation corps
- Any other public or private non-profit entity that is
eligible to provide education or employment training
under a federal program and can meet the required
elements of the grant
Applications from rural, urban, and Native American
organizations are encouraged.
Amount of funding
Award ceiling: $1,500,000
Award floor: $700,000
Project period: 40 months
Estimated number of awards: 75
Estimated total program funding:
Applicants must have non-federal matching funds equal to
25% of the total federal share of costs. Match may be in
the form of cash or in-kind contributions.
Links to the full announcement and online application
process are available through
grants.gov. The application instructions will be
found on the related documents tab.
Behavioral health · Children and youth · Community and economic development · Educational attainment · Employment and unemployment · Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Mental health · Self-sufficiency · Trauma-informed care
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