Michigan Workforce Training Center Equipment Grant Program

January 13, 2022

Grant Program Overview

In an effort to continue to support businesses, the State of Michigan is providing equipment grants for employer-driven workforce training programs. This program will pay grant awardees up to $90,000 for the purchase of new equipment used in workforce training.  

Workforce training includes, but is not limited to:

Talent enhancement

Increasing worker productivity

Development of workforce skills

Leadership and management training

Worker retention

For example, if you need a specific piece of equipment, software, or technology for workforce training, you can apply to this grant program to offset the purchase cost. 

Grant Criteria

To be eligible for funding under the Program, qualified training providers must meet the following criteria:

A proprietary school licensed under the proprietary schools act

A registered United States Department of Labor joint apprenticeship training center

A vendor that provides training for the operation of equipment or systems for which the vendor is the provider

A qualified employer

A qualified employer means an employer that has a physical presence in this state


The application window to apply for grant funds is open until Wednesday. January 19, 2022 at 5:00 pm.



As you navigate our website, you can use the “Add Item to Report” button to add any page or property to a custom report that you can print out or save.