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Middleport, Ohio 45760
740-992-2117 or 1-800-992-2608
WIOA provides the framework for a workforce development system that is designed to meet the needs of employers, job seekers and current workers who want to advance their careers. The goal of WIOA is to increase participant employment, job retention, earnings, and occupational skill attainment.
Through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, eligible adults (18 or older) and dislocated workers (18 or older) can receive financial aid assistance to help pay for the cost of training (tuition, books, supplies, tools, and related costs) to attend post-secondary training providers approved by the State of Ohio.
Eligible youth between the ages of 16 and 24 can receive assistance with completing high school, achieving academic success, financial aid for post-secondary education, developing employability skills, acquiring work experience, obtaining employment, and developing citizenship and leadership through the following services:
ADDITIONAL FINANCIAL AID ASSISTANCE
Student Financial Assistance - The student financial assistance programs are the largest source of student aid in America, providing over $60 billion a year in grants, loans, and work-study assistance. You can apply for Financial Aid here.
Ohio Instructional Grant - Provides need-based tuition assistance to full-time undergraduate students from low and moderate income families.