***Application Deadline Noon December 12, 2022***


The Going PRO Talent Fund application period for Fiscal Year 2023 opened on Monday, November 21, 2022. Applications will be accepted until noon on Monday, December 12, 2022.

***The Going PRO Talent Fund makes awards to employers to assist in training, developing and retaining current and newly hired employees. Training funded by the Talent Fund must be short-term and fill a demonstrated talent need experienced by the employer. Training must lead to a credential for a skill that is transferable and recognized by industry.

***Employees, current or new, must meet each of the following criteria:

– Permanent, full-time employee of the employer when the approved training begins.

-Work primarily in Michigan, and for whom the employer pays all applicable taxes to the State of Michigan, regardless of where the employee lives.

-18 years of age or older.

-Citizen or legally authorized to work in the U.S.

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For more information visit: https://www.michigan.gov/leo/bureaus-agencies/wd/programs-services/going-pro-talent-fund

Got questions? Please email: dbrunell@upmichiganworks.org