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Governor’s Guaranteed Work Force Program (West Virginia)

Eligibility 
Commercial
Savings Category 
Fuel Cells
Photovoltaics
Program Info
State 
West Virginia
Program Type 
Workforce development

Small, medium and large West Virginia private-for-profit businesses, including but not limited to: Energy, Technology, Aerospace, Automotive, Business Services, Chemicals/Plastics, Metals, Tourist Destinations, Wood Products, Biometrics, Biotech, Food Products, Printing and Warehouse/Distribution are eligible to be reimbursed for expenses incurred when training new employees. Under this program, the West Virginia Development Office can pay up to 100% or $2,000 per trainee, whichever is less, of training cost of new employees in companies creating at least ten jobs in a one-year period. Amount of award is based on wages and benefits, number of employees, and number to be trained.