The Going PRO Talent Fund is a program supported by the MMA (Michigan Manufacturers Association) that awards funds to eligible employers for training, developing, and retaining current and newly hired employees.

With over $30 million expected to be available for Michigan employers, it may be worth looking into.

Additional Information: Going PRO Talent Fund application period opens today (

FAQ: STTF FAQs FY18 Draft (

Application Period:

  • Application Period begins – Thursday, September 30, 2021
  • Application Period ends – Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
  • Selected Going PRO Talent applications notified – December 2021

How to Apply: Employers have to apply through a local “Michigan Works!” agency. If you or an employer you know is interested, reach out to us and we will connect you with an agent.

To get in contact with a Michigan Works! agent, contact us HERE or call 248-934-0550.