The purpose of this grant is to serve workers who are eligible for training under the TAA for workers program. The funds will be used to improve grantees’ ability to deliver education and career training programs that can be completed in two years or less, are suited for workers who are eligible for training under the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers program, and prepare program participants for employment in high-wage, high-skill occupations. $3,170,464. U.S. Department of Labor. October 2011 – September 2014.
MCC – Business & Technology
Funding for an electrical system modification to increase electrical capacity in the Machine Tool lab to allow for more simultaneous student access to Computerized Numerical Control equipment. Not funded. Bank of America.
Funding for an ATE Teacher Preparation project, the Kansas City Center for Engineering Technology Education, that will increase the number of highly-qualified technology education teachers to meet the growing needs of Kansas City-area school districts and community colleges throughout the state. Not awarded. National Science Foundation.
Objective is to increase the number of highly-qualified technology education teachers to meet the growing needs of Kansas City-area school districts and community colleges throughout the state. Not awarded.
Preparation of individuals for employment acquisition and retention. $132,600. Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. July 1997 – June 1998.
The project will provide formal training programs for a minimum of 100 low-income individuals in the use of the techniques and methods for cleanup of areas designated as brownfields by the Kansas City Brownfield Initiative Project. $200,000. Environmental Protection Agency. October 1998 – September 2000.