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Workforce Solutions Training Scholarships

Workforce Solutions Training Scholarships

Workforce Solutions Training Scholarships

If you need assistance with tuition for Workforce Solutions Training Certificates, you may be eligible for a scholarship. Below you will find the process for applying for tuition assistance and the approved programs. Specific requirements for current funding resources can be found in the individual program areas. For additional information and questions, please, contact 240-500-2236.

Ready to start your training? 

  • See the specific program area below for further details
  • Complete the scholarship application
  • Upload ALL required documentation 

Details about the scholarship process:

  • Documentation can be securely uploaded through the application link
  • Scholarships take approximately two weeks for approval
  • Scholarships may cover all or part of the program cost
  • Students currently enrolled in credit classes and receiving financial aid for these classes are not eligible to obtain a non-credit scholarship for the same term. 

If you need assistance with submitting your documentation, contact Kellie Koons at The notification of scholarship awards will be sent to your email on file.  

Scholarships are made available through the following grant programs:

Maryland Workforce Development Sequence Scholarships

The Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship available through the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) is designed to provide all or part financial assistance to students interested in registering for approved non-credit certification programs that lead to employment or licensure.

Governor's Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund 

The Maryland Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund initiative is to expand workforce development courses and continue professional education that leads to industry certification or licensure, particularly focused on individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through loss of employment.

EARN Transportation and Logistics Pathways Grant

The Maryland Department of Labor grant provides support and scholarships for individuals training as CDL truck drivers or forklift operators.  

EARN Green SITE Construction Grant

Prepare for apprenticeship or employment in the skilled trade through a grant program provided by the Maryland Department of Labor. The Construction Trades CORE program runs throughout the year and is the gateway to Registered Apprenticeship.