California Workforce Investment Act

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Application Period: N/A
Amount: Varies
The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) offers an integrated and comprehensive range of services consisting of workforce development activities benefiting job seekers adults, dislocated workers, youth, incumbent workers, new entrants to the workforce, veterans, individuals with disabilities and employers. WIA’s objective is to meet employers’ needs by increasing employment, job retention, earnings, and occupational skills among all job seeker populations. Benefits include such options as grants to cover training and apprenticeship training which helps prepare and train you for a career in a skilled trade or craft. It combines supervised on-the-job training with job-related, classroom instruction to teach you the practical and theoretical aspects of a highly skilled occupation. Paid on-the-job training, sometimes referred to as “earn while you learn”, helps you gain entry into a high-wage occupation while avoiding large student debts.

Scholarship Type

Provider Name
Career Services Center - Mojave (Near Edwards AFB)

Provider Address
2300 Highway 58 Mojave CA 93501 USA

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Eligibility Criteria
  1. Applicant must be an adult, 18 years of age and older, who has barriers to employment. Barriers may include lack of education, lack of child care, lack of transportation and obsolete occupational skills.
  2. Eligibility criteria is based on family size and income.


High school diploma, GED equivalent, National Career Readiness certificate, Some college, Associate degree, Certification or license, Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, Vocational or trade school, Specialized training, Other, Doctorate