Incumbent Worker Program

Incumbent Worker
Training Program

Maryland, like the United States, is facing a skills gap shortage. Maryland manufacturers often struggle to find and train qualified workers to fill their jobs. Through the EARN Maryland grant, MD MEP is excited to offer training funds to offset the cost of training which will allow your company to invest in the training necessary to compete in today’s economy.

  • Funding is reimbursement-based. MD MEP will reimburse the company at the completion of training.
  • Funding can cover UP TO 50% of training cost
  • MD MEP has a cap of $10K per company (per year)
  • Funds cannot be used to pay consultant fees

Quick & Easy Application Process

The application process is set up to be quick and easy. Please submit an application with the following information:

  • Name of Company
  • Description of Training
  • Number of Employees to be trained
  • Training Provider
  • Cost of Training
  • Schedule of Training

Program Champions

Program Impacts

The Incumbent Worker Training Program has supported:

Program Coordinator

If you have any questions regarding the Incumbent Worker Training Program, please contact:

Kerry Wells