Start Today SD Incentive grant

StartToday SD Program Incentive

Expanding apprenticeships in South Dakota.

2022 StartToday SD Business Incentive

As part of its ongoing Registered Apprenticeship expansion efforts,  $150,000.00 is available to support employers, registered apprenticeship sponsors, and education or training providers interested in the development of new Registered Apprenticeship Programs. Up to 15 awards in the amount of $10,000.00 each are available. U.S. DOL Apprenticeship State Expansion Grant funds 100% of this initiative.

How to Apply

Important Documents and Links

Response to Inquiries

Question: Can DLR assist/review my application and give feedback?

Answer: DLR's Registered Apprenticeship team members or any person on the selection team are unable to provide feedback, suggestions, or offer assistance in the application process. We understand that not everyone has grant writing experience, and want to assure you that DLR is not seeking perfection. However, our suggestion would be to:

Check-out Past Awardees!

Start Today SD

Be An Apprentice

Instant Career. Instant Paycheck.

Learn More

Be a Business Sponsor

Build a qualified workforce. Reduce turnover.

Learn More

Find Student Opportunities

Registered Apprenticeships
“Earn While You Learn”

Learn More