Integrated Education and Training Grant
CSFA Number: 684-00-2214
Agency Name
Illinois Community College Board (684)
Agency Contact
Whitney Thompson
217-558-0318
whitney.thompson@illinois.gov
Short Description
This grant is designed to support the development, improvement, and scale of integrated education and training (IET) programs. The Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) is dedicated to the expansion and improvement of career pathways through programming such as IET. IET is defined as a service approach that provides adult education and literacy activities concurrently and contextually with workforce preparation activities and workforce training for a specific occupation or occupational cluster for the purpose of educational and career advancement [Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Sec. 203(11)]. In Illinois, this is often referred to as the Integrated Career & Academic Preparation System (ICAPS).

The objectives of this grant adhere to Section 124 of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) as well as Sections 203 and 231 of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act under Title II, Adult Education and Family Literacy.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $400,000
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details684-00-2214$10000 - $2000008/05/2019 - 09/06/2019 : 5pm
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
Illinois Valley Community College10/01/201906/30/202020,000
Joliet Junior College10/01/201906/30/202020,000
William Rainey Harper College10/01/201906/30/202020,000
Morton College10/01/201906/30/202020,000
Rend Lake College10/01/201906/30/202020,000