The Darke County Economic Development Office received the following information from The Department of Job & Family Services. Please note that businesses needs to have application approval prior to hiring the employee or grant is null.
OJT National Emergency Grant
At-A-Glance Summary of Policy Requirements and Program Design
Ohio's OJT National Emergency Grant aims to place prolonged unemployed Dislocated Workers in permanent jobs by reimbursing eligible employers for the costs of training the individuals they commit to hire based on a percent of the trainee's wages.
All workforce areas may submit requests for OJT funding on a first-come, first-served basis to cover the cost of OJT contracts with local employers as authorized in the area's OJT policy and subject to the additional requirements summarized in the attached document.
If you have any questions regarding this information, please contact
Sherry Mueller at The Job Center Network at 937-548-4132.