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ETA Issues PY 2013 Workforce Information Grants to States: Policy and Program Guidance, Application Instructions, and Formula Allocations
May 13, 2013
The Employment and Training Administration has issued Training and Employment Guidance Letter 29-12.
The provides policy and program guidance for the development, management, and delivery of Labor Market Information and Workforce Information (LMI-WI) funded through Workforce Information Grants to States (WIGS ) for services to job seekers, employers, educators, economic developers, and others .
The TEGL specifically addresses:
- Required, Encouraged and Allowable Activities
Required Products (Workforce Information Database, State and local industry and occupational employment projections, statewide annual economic analysis report, and other economic and labor market reports an products.
- Other encouraged activities
- Required Methods (partnerships, customer consultation, data collection and research methodology, publication requirements, information technology specifications)
- Application for Federal Assistance, Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements (including annual performance report)
The TEGL has two attachments:
Workforce Information Grants to States, PY 2012 vs. PY 2013 Allotments
Consolidated Requirements for WIGS Grantees