Improving Connections to Student Aid

The Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) releases a new white paper, Helping Low-Income Students Benefit from National Investments in Workforce Training.  students without a high school diploma or equivalency face the greatest challenges in obtaining resources to pay for training offered by postsecondary education institutions.

It suggests that the DOL scale up the not-yet-operational federal America’s Promise Grants, a program offering funding for tuition-free college programs that include sector partnerships among community colleges, employers, and the workforce system.


About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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