The “Expanding Community College Apprenticeships” (ECCA) Initiative, AACC is seeking applications from colleges to identify 80 colleges to conduct apprenticeship work over 3 years to create 12,000 trained apprentices.
Please note that there are two options:
- Colleges may apply as individual sites and if selected the college will receive $140,000 over 3 years to train 150 apprentices
- Colleges may engage across multiple sites (for example in a statewide system) and as a multi-site applicant, if selected the college will receive $420,000 over 3 years to train 450 apprentices
The ECCA Request for Applications (RFA) can be found here: https://www.aacc.nche.edu/programs/workforce-economic-development/expanding-community-college-apprenticeships/
The closing deadline is March 22, 2019 at noon ET.