Apply for an Employment First Partner Grant

Do you believe that providing opportunities for integrated employment should be given the highest priority for working age individuals with developmental disabilities?

Are you interested in helping to increase integrated employment options for individuals with disabilities?

If yes, than apply for a WI Employment First Partner grant!    The Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities is seeking partners to engage in community outreach activities in local communities that lead to increased community, integrated employment opportunities for people with disabilities.  Outreach activities could include:

  • Presentations to local businesses, rotaries, or High Schools
  • Legislative breakfasts or town hall meetings
  • Employer recognition events
  • Community conversations

It is easy to apply.

Download the Application Packet in PDF

Download the Application Packet in Word.

Deadline to apply is Friday September 11th.   Grant requests can be up to $3,000.

If you have any questions contact Ann Sievert at or 608-267-9897.