The Wheaton American Job Center is open to the public. We welcome walk-ins or appointments. The Germantown American Job Center is currently closed to the public due to renovations with services being offered virtually. For more information on both locations click here.

Grant Relief for On-Boarding Workers

WorkSource Montgomery (WSM) has established the Grant Relief for On-Boarding Workers (GROW) program for Montgomery County businesses affected by COVID-19. WSM will award grants to cover 50% (large businesses) or 75% (small businesses) of a new employee’s salary for their first 12 weeks of employment. A total of $150,000 will be distributed among qualified applicants. To be considered for GROW funding, please complete the application below. 

  • Grants will be awarded upon receipt of verification of employment.
  • New employees must be a resident of Montgomery County and start within 30 days of the grant application date.

The application period is Monday, October 4, 2021 through Friday, October 29, 2021

If you have any questions please contact us at

    GROW Program Application

    Street Address
    Address Line 2
    State / Province / Region
    ZIP / Postal Code
    Up TO 750 Characters
    To receive an MWE employer #, Visit and register as an employer (10 min Process to Complete).
    Please enter a number from 1 to 100.
    Please enter a number from 1 to 100.
    Once registered, visit your MWE profile and under ‘Human Resource Plan’, select Job Orders, then create any new Job Order(s), which will be assigned a Job Order #.
    Please provide the salary amount and specify if it is per hour, week, year, etc.)
    Please enter a number from 1 to 50.

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    Contact Us

      American Job Center Locations


      Upcounty Regional Services Center*
      12900 Middlebrook Road, First Floor
      Germantown, MD 20874, USA
      Phone: 240.406.5485
      Fax: 301.685.5569 *Currently closed for renovations, virtual services available.


      Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
      Friday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm


      11510 Georgia Avenue, First Floor
      Wheaton, MD 20902
      Phone: 301.929.6880
      TTY: 301.962.4083


      Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
      Friday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm