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GRANT OPPORTUNITY
Issue Date: May 9, 2014

For Technical Assistance Contact:

Karen Iorillo-Noe, Division of Workforce Grant and Program Management

609-943-5921

Karen.Iorillo-Noe@dol.state.nj.us

 

 

Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Title II, Adult Education and Literacy

Consolidated Adult Basic Skills And Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education Grant Programs

Year 2 Continuation Application

 

Fiscal Year 2015

 

The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (LWD) is proud to announce a Notice of Grant Opportunity (NGO) for the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Title II, Adult Education and Literacy Consolidated Adult Basic Skills And Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education Grant Programs Year 2 Continuation Application for Fiscal Year 2015.

 

The purpose of the Adult Basic Skills And Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education Grant program is to provide adult education and literacy services to assist adults to become literate and obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and selfsufficiency; to assist adults who are parents to obtain the skills necessary to become partners in the education of their children; and assist adults in the completion of a secondary school education.

  

This is a one-year continuation, competitive grant program open to eligible providers. In accordance with Federal requirements WIA, Title II (Sec. 203, (5) (A)-(I)) the term eligible provider means:

A. A local educational agency;

B. A community- or faith-based organization of demonstrated effectiveness;

C. A volunteer literacy organization of demonstrated effectiveness;

D. An institution of higher education;

E. A public or private nonprofit agency;

F. A library;

G. A public housing authority;

H. A nonprofit institution that is not described in any of subparagraphs (A) through (G) that 

    has the ability to provide literacy services to adults and families; or

I. A consortium of the agencies, organizations, institutions, libraries or authorities described

   in any of subparagraphs (A) through (H).

 

Take Notice that, in compliance with N.J.S.A. 52:14-34.4 et seq., the Department of Labor and Workforce Development (hereinafter "the Department" or "LWD") regularly publishes on its website at http://lwd.dol.state.nj.us/labor all notices of fund availability pertaining to federal or state grant funds, which may be awarded by the Department. The notices of fund availability may be found on the Department's website under the heading "Public Notices" and the subheading "Notice of Availability of Grant Program Funds."

 

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