Q: What EPA region am I located in?
A:

  • Region 1: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont
  • Region 2: New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
  • Region 3: D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia
  • Region 4: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina,
    South Carolina,Tennessee
  • Region 5: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
  • Region 6: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas
  • Region 7: Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
  • Region 8: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
  • Region 9: American Samoa, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Majuro, Nevada, Trust Territories
  • Region 10: Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington

Q: Who do I contact in my region to get more information on EPA’s job training grants?
A:

Q: What are the major components of a successful job training program?
A:

  • Funding sources
  • Labor market assessment
  • Building partnerships
  • Student recruitment and assessment
  • Developing training programs
  • Student placement and tracking
  • Support services
  • Technical assistance
  • Program maintenance and sustainability