Job and Career Programs

Featured Programs

Maine Community College Workforce Training Programs

The Maine Community College System Workforce Development Program offers no-cost job training in industries such as health care, clean energy, and more. Enrollment is now open.

Tuition Support for Health Care Professions

The Finance Authority of Maine has opened three programs to provide student loan repayment assistance to health care professionals in medicine, dentistry, behavioral health, and nursing education. Applications are now open.

Clean Energy Partnership - Workforce

The Governor’s Energy Office is seeking proposals for programs and services that advance workforce development and training for the clean energy and energy efficiency fields to be delivered as part of the Clean Energy Partnership. Applications are open until July 22, 2022. 

Program Name Funding Administering Agency Category Category Launch Status
Career Advancement and Navigation Pilot Program $780,691 Department of Education Job and Career Programs Career Counseling Active
Career and Technical Education (CTE) Centers Infrastructure and Equipment Upgrades $20,000,000 Department of Education Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Active
Career Counseling for Mainers Seeking Work $3,652,346 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Career Counseling Active
Career Portal and Emergency Support for Jobseekers $3,700,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Career Counseling Pending
Clean Energy Partnership - Workforce Initiative $4,000,000 Governor's Energy Office Job and Career Programs Clean Energy Careers Active
Competitive Grant Programs for English Language Acquisition, College Success, and Higher Education $15,000,000 Department of Education Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Active
Competitive Skills Scholarship Program $1,500,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Active
Health Care Career Navigators $600,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Heath Sector Careers Active
Health Care Clinical Opportunities & Credentials $1,900,000 Department of Health and Human Services Job and Career Programs Heath Sector Careers Active
Health Care Recruitment Campaigns $3,000,000 Department of Health and Human Services Job and Career Programs Heath Sector Careers Active
Health Care Training for ME: Training for Current Health Care Workers $8,500,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Heath Sector Careers Active
Job and Career Programs Learning & Evaluation $900,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Pending
Maine Apprenticeship Program Expansion $11,200,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Apprenticeships Active
Maine Career Exploration Program $25,000,000 Department of Economic and Community Development Job and Career Programs Career Exploration Active
Maine Community College System Workforce Training Programs $35,000,000 Maine Community College System Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Active
Military Veteran Career Transition Pilot Program $200,000 Department of Economic and Community Development Job and Career Programs Career Counseling Active
Peer Workforce Navigator Program $1,000,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Career Counseling Active
Progressive Employment $1,000,000 Department of Labor Job and Career Programs Career Counseling Active
Tuition Support for Health Care Professions $4,000,000 Finance Authority of Maine Job and Career Programs Heath Sector Careers Active
University of Maine System Workforce Development, Research, and Innovation Programs $35,000,000 University of Maine System Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Pending
Upgrade Waterfront Facilities at Maine Maritime Academy $2,000,000 Maine Maritime Academy Job and Career Programs Education and Job Training Pending