Code of the District of Columbia

§ 32–1691.03. Conditions of Program eligibility.

*NOTE: This section was created by emergency legislation with identical permanent legislation that will become effective in December, 2021.*

(a) To be eligible for Program assistance to pursue a UDC-CC degree, an individual shall:

(1) Meet the relevant enrollment requirements for a UDC-CC degree;

(2) Be a resident of the District;

(3) Have a stated interest in working in IT occupations;

(4) Not have already completed an associate degree in IT or a bachelor's degree at an institution of higher education; and

(5)(A) Have experienced unemployment or significant loss of income due to the public health emergency; or

(B) Have multiple barriers to employment, as determined by the WIC.

(b) To be eligible for Program assistance to pursue WDLL courses, an individual shall:

(1) Meet the eligibility criteria established pursuant to subsection (a)(2), (3), (4), and (5) of this section; and

(2) Meet the enrollment requirements for WDLL courses.

(c) To be eligible for Program assistance to pursue IT training through a community training provider, an individual shall:

(1) Meet the eligibility criteria established pursuant to subsection (a)(2), (3), (4), and (5) of this section; and

(2) Meet the enrollment requirements of the community training provider.

(d) Program training providers shall select Program participants according to the terms of the applicable memorandum of understanding or grant agreement with the WIC.