The purpose of this grant is for economic development that will include a region in Washington State that comprises 31 participating counties. Most of these counties lack infrastructure to compete for work which is being off-shored. This Make It In America project is specifically designed to provide the connections, strategic consulting, supply chain identification, and management training to allow manufacturers to increase their competitiveness. The primarily strategy is to train incumbent employees.
Before applying to Highline or Shoreline, please email or send the employer/employee letter of agreement and either the educational plan for Highline College or Shoreline Community College to Dr. Meg Ryan, Director, Center of Excellence for Global Trade & Supply Chain Management at Highline College, P.O. Box 98000, Des Moines, WA 98198-9800.
How to apply: