The Governor’s Workforce Board (GWB) is soliciting innovative WIOA youth proposals that respond to
the needs of target populations and employers in today’s changing economy. The purpose of this
solicitation is to identify and fund organizations that will design innovative programming and
comprehensive services that result in WIOA youth achieving academic and employment success.
Applicants must demonstrate how they intend to transition WIOA-eligible youth residents of the Greater
Rhode Island workforce area, ages 16-24 years, into post-secondary education and training or
employment under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I.