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Grants for Colleges

The Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges administers state and federal program grants to colleges, provider organizations and employers. The grants support a wide range of programs to help create brighter futures and a stronger Washington. While many are listed here, this page is not all-inclusive. 

If you are a student looking for financial aid information, please visit our Financial Aid and Scholarships page.

Contacts

Karen Diehm
Program Assistant
kdiehm@sbctc.edu
360-704-1021

Michele Rockwell
Contracts Specialist
mrockwell@sbctc.edu
360-704-4343


Grants & Allocations Available for Application

Grants are arranged alphabetically. Budget revision and invoicing deadlines can be found on each respective grant page.

Application Release Date Due Date Final Report Due
Career Launch Capital Equipment Funding January 2, 2020 Monthly on the 1st business day of the month beginning February 3, 2020 through December 3, 2020

July 31, 2021

Job Skills Program (JSP) Grant (2019-2021) March 28, 2019 Continuous through May 31, 2021

July 10, 2020 for grants ending June 30, 2020

July 9, 2021 for grants ending June 30, 2021

Perkins Leadership Block Grant April 18, 2019 Continuous through May 31, 2020 July 31, 2020
Perkins Non-Traditional Gender Employment and Training Grant April 18, 2019 Continuous through May 31, 2020 July 31, 2020
Perkins Special Project Grant April 18, 2019 Continuous through May 31, 2020 July 31, 2020

2020-2021 Grants & Allocations

Grants are arranged alphabetically. Budget revision and invoicing deadlines can be found on each respective grant page.

Application Release Date Due Date Final Report Due
Able-Bodied Adults without Dependents Navigation Funds Grant May 21, 2020 June 18, 2020 N/A
Aerospace Apprenticeship Temporary Funding April 9, 2020 May 7, 2020 July 16, 2021

Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) Leadership Block Grant

Feb. 6, 2020 March 19, 2020 Sept. 13, 2021

Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) Master Budget Grant

Feb. 6, 2020 March 19, 2020 Sept. 13, 2021

Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) Grant

July 2, 2020 August 13, 2020 N/A
Career Launch Enrollment Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTES) February 13, 2020 March 26, 2020 July 31, 2024

Corrections Education Grant

April 9, 2020 May 7, 2020 N/A

Early Achievers Grant (EAG)

March 19, 2020 April 30, 2020 N/A
Hospital Employee Education and Training (HEET) Program Feb. 27, 2020 April 9, 2020 July 16, 2021
Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education (IELCE) Budget Grant Feb. 6, 2020 March 19, 2020 Sept. 13, 2021
Perkins Plan Grant Mar. 12, 2020 April 23, 2020 July 31, 2021
Perkins Leadership Block Grant April 23, 2020 Continuous through May 31, 2021 July 31, 2021
Perkins Non-Traditional Gender Employment and Training Grant April 23, 2020 Continuous through May 31, 2021 July 31, 2021
Perkins Leadership Block Grant April 23, 2020 Continuous through May 31, 2021 July 31, 2021
Worker Retraining Program March 12, 2020 April 23, 2020 N/A
Worker Retraining Program for Private Career Schools and Colleges Feb. 27, 2020 April 9, 2020 July 10, 2021
WorkFirst Delivery Agreement Feb. 20, 2020 March 19, 2020 N/A
Workforce Development Program March 5, 2020 April 16, 2020 July 16, 2021

2019-2020 Grants & Allocations

Grants are arranged alphabetically. Budget revision and invoicing deadlines can be found on each respective grant page.

Application Release Date Due Date Final Report Due
Able-Bodied Adults without Dependents Navigation Funds Grant August 8, 2019 September 5, 2019 N/A
Aerospace Apprenticeship Temporary Funding April 18, 2019 May 16, 2019 July 17, 2020

Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) Leadership Block Grant

Feb. 7, 2019 March 21, 2019 Sept. 12, 2020

Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) Master Budget Grant

Feb. 7, 2019 March 21, 2019 Sept. 12, 2020

Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) Grant

August 1, 2019 August 29, 2019 N/A
Career Launch Enrollment Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTES) September 6, 2019 October 24, 2019 July 31, 2024
Career Launch Capital Equipment Funding January 3, 2020 Monthly on the 1st business day of the month beginning February 3, 2020 through December 3, 2020 July 31, 2021

Corrections Education Grant

April 11, 2019 May 9, 2019 N/A

Early Achievers Grant (EAG)

March 21, 2019 May 2, 2019 N/A
Hospital Employee Education and Training (HEET) Program Feb. 28, 2019 April 11, 2019 July 17, 2020
Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education (IELCE) Budget Grant Feb. 7, 2019 March 21, 2019 Sept. 12, 2020
Perkins Plan Grant Feb. 21, 2019 April 4, 2019 July 31, 2020
Student Emergency Emergency Assistance Grant (SEAG) Program September 13, 2019 October 24, 2019

July 15, 2020 &

July 15, 2021

Supporting College Students Experiencing Homelessness Funding September 13, 2019 October 17, 2019 October 1, 2021
Worker Retraining Program March 14, 2019 April 25, 2019 N/A
Worker Retraining Program for Private Career Schools and Colleges Feb. 28, 2019 April 11, 2019 July 10, 2020
WorkFirst Delivery Agreement March 14, 2019 April 11, 2019 N/A
Workforce Development Program March 7, 2019 April 18, 2019 July 17, 2020
Workforce Development Fund - Technology Enhancements September 19, 2019 October 31, 2019 TBD

2018-2019 Grants & Allocations

Grants are arranged alphabetically. Budget revision and invoicing deadlines can be found on each respective grant page. 

Application Release Date Due Date Final Report Due
Aerospace 1,000 Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTES) Re-Distribution Nov. 15, 2017 Jan. 18, 2019 TBD
2017-2022 Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) and Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education (IELCE) Grant Jan. 23, 2017 March 2, 2017 Sept. 12, 2019 
2017-2020 Integrated Basic Skills and Training (I-BEST) Development and Expansion Allocation  July 14, 2017 Aug. 10, 2017 Sept. 15, 2020

Grants for Employers

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Last Modified: 1/14/20 2:48 PM

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