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Workforce Investment Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding Description

The federal Workforce Investment Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act provides supplemental funds for Adult Basic Education, high school subjects, English as a second language, citizenship, and English Literacy and Civics Education, thereby enabling adults to become employable, productive, and responsible citizens, workers, and family members.


Eligible Applicants Institutions of higher education, local educational agencies, nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Only existing grantees funded in 2012–13 are eligible to submit applications for funding.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) Adult
Eligible Age Level(s) Adult


Legal Authority Workforce Investment Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act, sections 225/231/EL Civics, Public Law 109-149; Budget Item 6110-156-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2013-14
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3905, 3913, 3926, 3940 / 8290
Total Available $88,692,234
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Variable–pay-for-performance basis. Applicants must have earned payment points in 2011–12. Minimum funding is $10,000 for at least one earned payment point. Actual funding amount dependent on number in applicant pool, payment points earned, and type of points earned. Total funds available per Program Cost Account is divided by the total payment points earned in 2011–12 for each Program Cost Account.

Important Dates

Date Application Available March 22, 2013
Due Date April 26, 2013
Expected Notification Date July 1, 2013

Additional Information

Application WIA 2013-14 Grant Application []
Background Federal Grants Administration []
Fiscal Federal Grants Administration []
Funding ResultsWIA Funding Results 2013-14 []
Other Unavailable


Program Cliff Moss, 916-327-6378,
Fiscal Gina Wong, 916-323-0544,
Division Career & College Transition Division, 916-322-2175 (phone), 916-327-7089 (fax)
Last Modified: July 29, 2014

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