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Workforce Training Fund Program

The Workforce Training Fund Program assists Massachusetts businesses in becoming more competitive by investing in the skills of their workers. The Workforce Training Fund is also a key resource to thousands of Massachusetts workers who wish to advance their skills to achieve promotional opportunities and higher wages. It also acts as a catalyst for job creation.

We are pleased to inform you that recently the Baker-Polito administration announced nearly $8 million in new incumbent worker training grants awarded to Massachusetts businesses. To view the announcement and related press coverage, please visit: WorkforceTrainingFund.org/news

Commonwealth Corporation is also pleased to share information highlighting the impact of the Workforce Training Fund Program in recent years.  Key findings include:

  • 64% more new job growth than projected
  • 43% more new job growth than statewide averages
  • 27% increase in funds awarded since 2014
  • 35% growth in small business participation since 2014

To learn more about the Workforce Training Fund Program please visit: WorkforceTrainingFund.org

The Workforce Training Fund is a program of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development and is administered by Commonwealth Corporation.

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