Colorado First & Existing Industry Training Funds


Colorado First Round 2 application deadline is Friday, November 21, 2014. Please contact your local community college for more details. Grant approvals will be announced on Monday, December 1, 2014.

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Big R Bridge

Colorado companies which meet certain baseline criteria are eligible to apply for Colorado First and Existing Industry funds in a competitive grant process. The first step in the process is to contact your local customized training community college representative for assistance. Please see the community college contact list.

Companies moving to Colorado or existing Colorado companies who are adding new employees are eligible for Colorado First Funds.

Companies adding technology or changing their business strategies in an effort to stay competitive in the market can expand the capabilities of their workforce with Existing Industry Funds.

View the fact sheet to learn more about the grants and eligibility.

Colorado First and Existing Industry Grants

Employee manufacturing lockers at DeBourgh

Employee manufacturing lockers at DeBourgh

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