Education & Employment
Provide equitable access to educational and employment opportunities for underserved youth and adults, including the differently-abled, veterans and returning citizens, specifically regarding post-secondary readiness, career pathways and system access.
Priority will be given to organizations or initiatives that:
Offer educational opportunities that build skills towards employability, including, but not limited to, literacy, numeracy and job readiness skills
Provide exposure to new career opportunities including professional, skilled trades/construction, healthcare, retail/hospitality and others, through access to exposure programs, career technical education, college and employment experiences
Deliver greater accessibility to skill development and career pathways by removing barriers through programs that provide support, including, but not limited to funding and mentorships