Eligibility Requirements


In general, this program is meant to assist individuals that are: 

  • Unemployed

  • Underemployed

  • Incumbent Workers (25% of participants)

Mandatory Requirements for all programs:

  • Must be at least 16 years old

  • Cannot be enrolled in school when training begins

  • Must reside within the Ozark Region

  • Must be able to pass a mandatory drug test

Being deemed eligible for grant funding does not guarantee acceptance into the program. Acceptance is based upon the quality of the application, OTC eligibility status, and completion of required documentation. There is a limited number of available participant slots for each program.