The Department of Commerce is seeking project proposals that identify and accelerate innovative, evidence-informed approaches to supporting un- and under-employed Philadelphians prepare for and connect to sustainable career pathways that pay a living wage. Proposals must be able to be implemented and evaluated for impact over the calendar year.
Applicants must describe how they will intentionally identify, elevate, and address the specific challenges Black, brown, and other historically disadvantaged Philadelphia residents face when preparing for and entering the workforce.
View full timeline available in document below with key dates before submitting final proposal by December 18, 2023 at 5 p.m.
|Call for Ideas Workforce Solutions Grants PDF
|November 20, 2023
|Frequently Asked Questions Call for Ideas – Workforce Solutions Grant_Department of Commerce PDF
|December 6, 2023