Workforce Scholarships

Workforce Scholarships

State legislation has awarded $2,500 scholarships as an incentive for new students to enter high growth, high demand careers. Central Lakes College is offering forty-four (44) of these one-year $2,500 scholarships. These targeted scholarships will help encourage our local talent to remain in area communities and answer the demand for highly skilled workers. To be eligible, students must be accepted into a CLC manufacturing, transportation, healthcare, information technology, early childhood education or agriculture program (see full list of programs below), and have completed the FAFSA. Students can apply for a Workforce Scholarship by visiting the link below.

CLC Workforce Scholarship Eligible Programs

Agricultural & Natural Resources Careers

• Horticulture
• Agriculture Science
• Landscape Technology
• Natural Resources
• Greenhouse Production

Information Technology Careers

• Computer Information Technology
• Computer Network Administration
• Computer Support Specialist
• Microsoft Office Professional

Manufacturing Careers

• CNC Technologies
• Machine Operations
• Mechatronics
• Robotics/Automated Systems Technology
• Welding & Fabrication

Health Careers

• Dental Assisting
• Healthcare Administrative Specialist
• Medical Assistant
• Nursing (RN)
• Phlebotomy Technician
• Practical Nursing

Transportation Careers

• Automotive Technology
• Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology
• Heavy Equipment Operation & Maintenance
• Marine & Powersports Technology
• Lawn & Garden Technician
• Small Outboard Motor Technician

Early Childhood Career Programs

• Early Childhood Education

To be eligible students must be accepted into a CLC agriculture/horticulture/natural resources, early childhood education, healthcare, information technology, manufacturing, or transportation program, and have completed the FAFSA.

Workforce Scholarship applications are due by April 5, 2021

Students can apply for the Workforce Scholarship by clicking here

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