- the new Education and Labor Cabinet website at kelc.ky.gov
Work Ready Communities
Kentucky has the most rigorous certification program in the nation to allow communities to demonstrate their workforce quality. This is an opportunity to differentiate our county and help Kentucky compete to attract jobs now and in the future.
For information: (502) 564-7670
Work Ready Skills Initiative
Kentucky has awarded $100 million in statewide bonds to 40 applicants through the Kentucky Work Ready Skills Initiative (KWRSI) to build a highly trained, modernized workforce to meet the needs of employers and promote sustainable incomes for Kentuckians.
For information: (502) 782-5698
Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship
The Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Program provides financial aid to eligible Kentuckians who have not yet earned at least an associate’s degree and are earning certifications in our five high-demand career sectors.
For information: (502) 564-0372
Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Fact Sheet