Job Training and Economic Development Grant Program (JTED)

JTED provides grants to community-based organizations to support training programs developed in partnership with local businesses to serve low-income job seekers and low-wage incumbent workers. JTED is administered by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.

JTED One-Page Policy Brief

Fiscal Year 2015 Update: JTED was slated to receive $2.1 million for FY ’15–however the program was not funded.

Historical funding levels:

FY 2014: $1.75 million

FY 2012: $1.2 million

Approved Grantee Lists: