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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

Karl Ludeman
Policy Associate, Fiscal Management
kludeman@sbctc.edu
360-704-4344

Dylan Jilek
Contracts Specialist
djilek@sbctc.edu
360-704-4343

Kari Kauffman
Program Assistant
kkauffman@sbctc.edu
360-704-1021


Grants & Allocations Available for Application

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

Application Release Date Due Date Final Report Due
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 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 Special Project Grant April 23, 2020 Continuous through May 31, 2021 July 31, 2021
Professional/Technical Programs Restart Grant October 8, 2020 October 30, 2020 October 31, 2022

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 July 23, 2020 August 20, 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. 10, 2021

Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) Master Grant

Feb. 6, 2020 March 19, 2020 Sept. 10, 2021

Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) Grant

July 2, 2020 August 13, 2020 N/A
Career Launch Capital Equipment Funding Jan.  2, 2020 Funding source no longer available for application as of October 1, 2020

July 31, 2021

Career Launch Enrollment Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTES) Feb. 13, 2020 April 30, 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 23, 2020 July 16, 2021
Integrated Basic Education Skills and Training (I-BEST) Grant June 25, 2020 Aug. 7, 2020 Aug. 31, 2023
Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education (IELCE) Grant Feb. 6, 2020 March 19, 2020 Sept. 10, 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 Special Project Grant April 23, 2020 Continuous through May 31, 2021 July 31, 2021
Professional/Technical Programs Restart Grant October 8, 2020 October 23, 2020 October 31, 2022
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 23, 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 Aug. 8, 2019 Sept. 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 Grant

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

Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) Grant

Aug. 1, 2019 Aug. 29, 2019 N/A
Career Launch Enrollment Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTES) Sept. 6, 2019 Oct. 24, 2019 July 31, 2021
Career Launch Capital Equipment Funding Jan. 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
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 Plan Grant Feb. 21, 2019 April 4, 2019 July 31, 2020
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
Student Emergency Assistance Grant (SEAG) Program Sept. 13, 2019 Oct. 24, 2019

July 15, 2020 &

July 15, 2021

Supporting College Students Experiencing Homelessness Funding Sept. 13, 2019 Oct. 17, 2019 Oct. 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 Sept. 19, 2019 Oct. 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

Page Manager: kkauffman@sbctc.edu
Last Modified: 10/14/20 9:11 AM

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