Workforce Services Grant Opportunities

The Department of Workforce Services provides grants for employment, child care, housing, refugees and TANF. See below and in the sub-menu for open grants and requirements.

Title Description Category Application Deadline
Attainable Housing Grant – Round 2 Through the Attainable Housing Grant program, approximately 400 units of deeply affordable housing will be provided monthly rental subsidy which will allow the property to target funding to households that earn 30% or less of Area Median Income (AMI). State of Utah General Funds January 8, 2024, 5:00 PM MST
TANF Capacity Building FY24 Due to the end of pandemic funding available in the community, a gap in services available has been identified. TANF 12/06/2023 by 5:00p.m.
English Language Learning (ELL) Program at the Humanitarian Center (HC) Grant (ELLHC) Grant The Department of Workforce Services (DWS) is funding organizations to provide English Language Learners (ELL) programs to adult refugees (ages 18 and over) at the Latter-Day Saint Humanitarian Center (HC) located at 1665 Bennett Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84104. ELL services are critical to the refugee community. TANF & ORR 11/10/2023 by 5:00p.m.
TANF County Poverty Mitigation Program DWS is requesting grant applications from counties or associations of county governments for these entities to expand or develop programs that will assist families to move out of poverty by connecting families to the many resources that currently exist. Programs should provide comprehensive and synchronized support services to TANF eligible needy families. Programs are intended to serve low-income, at-risk families. TANF Application will be open till June 30, 2024