The Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) program provides aid to LWTech students receiving food stamps. BFTE is a federally funded program. This program helps students reach their educational and career goals. Additionally, It no longer requires them to get assistance from the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).
Through participation in BFET, students may be eligible for:
You may be eligible to participate in the BFET program if:
Take the Start Next Quarter survey to find out if you pre-qualify for the BFET program and other Workforce Development
assistance programs. At the end of this survey, you will be asked to sign-up for a
Workforce Development Orientation session.
The BFET program and other Workforce Development support programs hold a weekly Workforce Development Orientation. At this orientation, you will learn about the college, campus resources, and the Workforce Development assistance programs you may be eligible for.
All interested students have to complete the steps to apply for the BFET program:
Please note the BFET program has a waitlist at certain times throughout each quarter. Students are taken off of the waitlist on a quarterly basis.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Take the WFD survey to see if you are eligible for WFD programs.
Think you meet WFD eligibility guidelines? Apply Now!
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