Workforce Development and Continuing Education Scholarships

Apply for Project Skill-Up

Project Skill-Up Scholarship

Funded by the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, priority consideration for the award will be given to students affected by the economic impact of the change in tobacco production and/or manufacturing within their service area. Students must live in a tobacco-dependent county, or have been adversely affected by the decline in tobacco-related or/ tobacco plant closure or tobacco farming.
DEADLINE: December 31, 2021

Apply for GEER

GEER Scholarship

Provides scholarships for eligible community college workforce continuing education students pursuing high-demand workforce training programs within ten workforce pathways leading to a State or industry-recognized credential.
DEADLINE: September 30, 2022

Apply for WIOA Funding

WIOA May Have Funds Available

  • Are you unemployed or underemployed?
  • Have you been laid off from your job?
  • Are you receiving public assistance?
  • Do you need assistance with career development?
  • Do you need assistance with job search, resume writing, interview procedures, and/or dressing for success?

For more information:
Dawn Kantz
Associate Dean of Workforce Development
Bullock (Bldg 001), Room 120
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 706
Fax: (252) 527-2109
Email: dkkantz79@lenoircc.edu