Department of Commerce

Primary Sector Workforce Training Grants

The Primary Sector Workforce Training Grant (WTG) encourages the creation of jobs in primary sector businesses. The Primary Sector  (WTG) Program provides grant funds to primary sector businesses for training of full-time and part-time workers in net new jobs.

Maximum Award Amount

Full-time job (working an average of 35 to 40 hours per week): up to $5,000.

Part-time job (working an average of 25 to 34 hours per week): up to $2,500.

Cost Matching


Eligible Applicants

Primary sector businesses which is typically defined as businesses who has 51% of sales outside of Montana.

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