Job Protection Grant Program

Program Name: Job Protection Grant Program

Resource Type: State

State: Mississippi, Gulf of Mexico

Agency: Program Source: Grant

Description: The Job Protection Grant Program is a grant program that is available to fund “at risk” industries that have been operating in the state for at least three years and that have lost jobs or are at risk to lose jobs because such jobs have been outsourced. “Outsourced” means Mississippi jobs are being lost and relocated to industries in foreign countries. Funding from this program can be used by “at risk” industries that retain jobs in Mississippi and improve productivity.