Section 503 of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) authorizes the Secretary of Labor to award incentive grants to states that exceed performance levels for programs authorized by title I of WIA, the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA), and the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act (Perkins Act). The grants are used for a variety of purposes, including infrastructure support, coordinated training with partner programs, and staff capacity building.
CURRENT INCENTIVE AWARD INFORMATION
May 1, 2015
TEGL 20-01, Change 13 - Application Process for Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA) Section 503 Incentive Grants Based on Program Year (PY) 2013 Performance. This guidance letter provides the procedures states should follow to apply for WIA Section 503 Incentive Grants and reminds states of the authorized use of these grant funds.
Federal Register Volume 80, Number 84, Friday,Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA)
- May 1, 2015 - Notice of Incentive Funding Availability Based on Program Year (PY) 2013 Performance
Visit the Incentive Award Archive page for previous program year award information.