Employer Training Grants

Illinois BIS Partners with The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce


Apply today to receive 50% off the cost of training your employees

The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce and Illinois Business Innovation Services (BIS) are pleased to announce a partnership to help companies with workforce training. With funding from the State of Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO), the Chicagoland Chamber is providing grants to Illinois-based companies to improve or upgrade the skills of their current employees.

About the Employer Training Grants

Illinois BIS will conduct workforce development training for companies in the Chicagoland region, offering a wide range of programs such as Lean, Six Sigma, and other technical skills. Eligible companies may be reimbursed for up to 50% of the training costs. Companies must be located in Illinois, and training participants must be full-time, Illinois-based employees.

For more information, current Chicagoland Chamber Members can contact Mary Rose Hennessy at maryrose.hennessy@illinoisbis.org. Non-Chamber Members can contact Sarah Henry at shenry@chicagolandchamber.org.

About the the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce combines the power of people, with our legacy of leadership and business advocacy, to drive a dynamic economy. We focus on delivering value for our members, making Chicagoland a world-class place to live and work. With 1,000 member organizations that employ 400,000 people and create more than $24 billion in revenue, Chamber Members represent a diverse cross-section of our economy from all industries, and include small and emerging businesses, mid-market companies, large corporations, and multi-nationals.

For more information, contact us at: (630) 505-0500 x 225 or info@illinoisbis.org.