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Bybee Grant

This program is designed to provide financial assistance to California Workforce Connection (CWC) members who want to enhance their skills, knowledge, and abilities in the field of workforce development and services.

General Information


An applicant must be a member in good standing of CWC for at least one (1) year
and attending a single course, program or related activity which clearly relates to
his/her professional advancement in the field of workforce employment.


BYBEE trustees can approve grant requests up to $750 or two grants per member, per fiscal year, whichever is less. Any request over that amount must be approved by the Board of Directors, of CWC.


Download the application to your computer, fill it out and save to your computer.
Be sure to check that all appropriate fields are completed, and it is signed. Scan your
supportive documents and attach all on an email via your personal email to

No payments will be made until after the course has been completed and the board has received proper documentation.


The CWC Treasurer will issue payment for approved educational grant.


Appeals must be submitted via emailed attention to CWC President at
cwc.bybee@gmail.com within 20 days of the date of the denial letter.


Click to download Bybee Grant Tips sheet

  • The Board will not pre-approve a proposed training.
  • The training must be related to your workforce development.
  • College courses for a degree are not allowed.
  • Keep copies of your receipts, training descriptions, verification training was completed and your application for reference.
  • Email or mail your application with backup documents to the Board members.
  • Follow up with a Board member if you have not received a confirmation your request after two weeks.

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