Pre-Apprenticeship & Supportive Services Grant Program (PASS Program)
The Pre-Apprenticeship & Supportive Services (PASS) Program exists to provide funding for specific supportive services and pre-apprenticeship training for females, minorities, and socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.
Office of Equity and Civil Rights – On-the-Job Training Program
Pre-Apprenticeship Supportive Services Program
WSDOT’s Pre-Apprenticeship Support Services Program is proud to partner with Career Connect Washington. More information can be found on Career Connect Washington's website.
2021-2023 Pre-Apprenticeship Support Services Providers
After an extensive and competitive acquisition process for the 2021-2023 Biennium, the following organizations have been awarded funds* to provide outreach, pre-apprenticeship training, and supportive services to females, minorities, and socially and economically disadvantaged individuals across Washington State.
JM Perry Technical College, $431,000.00
Counties Served: Yakima and surrounding counties
Tulalip Tribes TERO Vocational Training, $299,300.00
Counties Served: Snohomish, and open to any Native American in Washington State
Counties Served: King, Pierce, Snohomish
The Pacific Northwest Ironworkers, $316,038.18
Counties Served: King, Pierce, Clark and surrounding counties, Spokane and surrounding counties
Northwest Carpenters Institute, $363,480.00
Counties Served: King, Pierce, Snohomish, Whatcom, Island, San Juan, Skagit, Clallam, Jefferson, Kitsap, Thurston, Mason, Spokane, Grant
Cement Masons and Plasterers, $298,400.00
Counties Served: Spokane and surrounding counties, King and surrounding counties
*Initial award amounts in 2021, additional funds may have been added through amendment based on needs and availability
To be ready to apply for PASS Program funds for the 2023-2025 Biennium, your organization must be registered with Washington’s Electronic Business Solution (WEBS). When registering, please choose commodity code 924-86-00.
You can also sign up for grant updates. Follow the directions to sign up, and under News Information - News Releases and Topical Updates, select WSDOT OJT Supportive Services Updates.
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