Project Profile

Buckeye Hills is now accepting pre-applications for the newly established Regional Job Training Program. This program is focused on providing opportunities for parties in the Buckeye Hills region to complete workforce development and job training activities utilizing Ohio Casino Licensing Fee funds allocated to the Ohio Development Services Agency.

All applications are due to Buckeye Hills by December 13, 2017 at 4:oo p.m.

  • Matching funds are not required for this program, but applicants who can contribute resources toward the completion of the proposed activity will be considered more competitively.
  • Requests greater than $250,000 may require additional information and review.
  • Applicants are encouraged to leverage existing workforce programs in conjunction with resources requested from Buckeye Hills.
  • Applicants are encouraged to demonstrate meaningful outcomes in the following areas: businesses served, communities served, students served, workers/trainees served, businesses improved, communities improved, students improved, workers/trainees improved, costs reduced, jobs created, and jobs retained.
    (Note: Items listed above as ‘served’ are those involved with or benefiting from the project, items listed as ‘improved’ indicates those receiving a measurable impact as a result of the project.)

The most competitive projects submitted will generate impacts that create additional opportunities for growth in ‘In Demand’ positions as identified by Ohio Means Jobs. Additional information here. 

For questions regarding the program or this form please contact Melissa Zoller.

A PDF version of the form showing all the questions is available here.