Workforce Training Grant (WTG) Program (Montana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Workforce Training Grant (WTG) Program (Montana)|
|Policy Category||Financial Incentive|
|Policy Type||Training/Technical Assistance, Workforce development|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Primary Website|| http://wtg.mt.gov/default.mcpx
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
The Workforce Training Grant (WTG) Program reimburses $5,000 per full time employee meeting wage requirements (lower of county or state average weekly wage) for new and existing employee training costs. The term of the program is 24 months. Business must demonstrate 50% sales from outside Montana and meet other eligibility criteria. Additionally, a $1 of match for every $3 WTG Funds is required of participating businesses.
|Department||Montana Department of Commerce|
|Division||Business Resources Division|
|Address||301 S Park Ave|