The National Vocational Retraining Assistance Plan (NVRAP) feature of the Plan provides employees on an indefinite layoff (ILO) ETAP benefits as long as they meet the program eligibility requirements that follow: 1) Possess one year of seniority as of the last day worked and 2) Retain recall rights. The total maximum amount is based on the employee’s years of seniority as outlined below:

$7,400 1 to 3 years
$8,400 3 to 4 years
$9,400 4 or more years

Please Note: Total tuition use per year that exceeds $5,250.00 of total ETAP/NVRAP combined or NVRAP only is subject to state and federal taxes.

If you would like to apply for funding through the National Vocational Retraining Assistance Plan, please visit to fill out an online application OR download the application below, fill it out in blue or black ink, then mail it to:

UAW-Ford National Programs Center
151 West Jefferson Avenue
P.O. Box 33009
Detroit, MI 48232-5009

NVRAP Application Form

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