Training Grants for NJ Unemployed


Your first point of contact to apply for the Training Grants offered by the NJ Department of Labor is your One Stop Career Center. Call today to request an appointment for orientation. Meeting with your counselor begins the application process to determine your eligibility to receive a Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) training grant.

View location and contact information for One Stop Centers.


Select the program you are interested in attending. Review program descriptions at our "Programs for Individuals" tab. Most EPE programs are approved for DOL training grant funding. 

Register Online

Click on the  "Register" button on our "Programs for Individuals" tab and complete your registration. Check the box under “Additional Information” for a NJ DOL unemployment grant. Upon receipt of registration, EPE will provide you with a letter of potential acceptance via email.

Meet With Your Training Counselor 

When visiting with your counselor you will need the acceptance letter that we provide along with a copy of the EPE program brochure found on our website.

Additional questions? Contact Debbie McDermott, EPE Grants Coordinator, at 848-445-9431 or by email at