American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Grants

Program Overview

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) provides funding for recruitment and retention of teachers and nurses, as well workforce development projects. 

Applications have exceeded the amount of funding allotted for this program. Applications received after November 1, 2022 have been assigned to a waitlist in case additional funding becomes available. If you’d like to be notified of future funding availability, or learn about other NDOL programs that may support your project, please contact

Guidance for Grant Recipients

Current Grant Recipients

Use the link below to upload quarterly reports and supporting documents such as invoices, receipts, and payroll records.

Submit Documentation Nursing Recruitment and Retention Grant Recipients Teachers Recruitment and Retention Grant Recipients Workforce Development Grant Recipients