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Next Level Jobs

Take advantage of free training for Hoosiers in one of Indiana’s high-demand job fields.

For Hoosiers, the Next Level Jobs Workforce Ready Grant provides statewide training in high-paying, in-demand industries, including Advanced Manufacturing, Building & Construction, Health & Life Sciences, IT & Business Services and Transportation & Logistics. The Workforce Ready Grant pays the tuition and mandatory fees for eligible high-value certificate programs at approved training providers. The grant is available for two consecutive years and covers up to the number of credits required by the qualifying program. The grant does not cover courses that do not directly apply to the student’s certificate program. Program-specific fees and equipment are not covered.



  • Indiana resident 
  • U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have less than a college degree
  • Be eligible for state financial aid (for certain programs and providers)