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Workforce Training Fund for Creative Companies Information Session

Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development

Monday, September 30, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (EDT)

Boston, MA

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Attention Creative Industry Companies in Massachusetts!

On Monday, September 30, join us for an information session to learn more about the Workforce Training Grant Fund Programs and how they can help your business and employees thrive here in the Massachusetts.

Since 1998, the state’s Workforce Training Fund distributes $21 million a year, providing grants of up to $250,000 to help companies offer customized training. These grants are an invaluable resource to Massachusetts businesses and workers by providing financial support to help businesses train current and newly hired employees. 

 

The Workforce Training Fund has a variety of grants including its:

General Program Grant (up to $250,000)

Technical Assistance Grant (up to $25,000)

Consortium Grants (up to $250,000)

Express Program Grants (up to $30,000)

Hiring Incentive Training Grants (up to $30,000)

Learn more about these specific grant programs and how you can apply through the Fund’s online application process.  

 

Not sure if you’re part of the creative economy? The creative industries include not-for-profits, for-profit, and individuals in the following fields:

Advertising and Marketing: Advertising and marketing agencies 

Architecture: Architecture firms and architects

Visual Arts and Craft: Galleries, curators, artists, and artisans

Design: Industrial, interior, graphic, fashion firms, and designers

Film, Media, Entertainment: Film, TV, radio, and video game businesses 

Music and Performance: Venues, producers, and performers

Publishing: Content creation, editors, writers, and distributors

 

Learn more about the Workforce Training Fund here: mass.gov/wtfp

Learn more about the Creative Industries of Mass: mass/gov/hed/CreateMA

 

Questions? Contact Helena Fruscio, Creative Economy Director, Helena.fruscio@state.ma.us or by phone 617-788-3602.

Have questions about Workforce Training Fund for Creative Companies Information Session? Contact Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development

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State Conference Room 3, 21st Floor
1 Ashburton Pl
Boston, MA 02108

Monday, September 30, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (EDT)


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