CWC Announces Availability of Wyoming Works Grant Funding
July 11, 2019 by Lori Ridgway
Central Wyoming College has new resources for adult students to learn a
skill for employment that meet labor and economic development needs that
can provide up to $3,360 per academic year for eligible students and
programs. The grant can be utilized for up to six semesters.
The recently approved Wyoming Work Grant program makes available
individual grants for students enrolling in approved programs at a Wyoming
community college. Central Wyoming College approved programs include
nursing assistant, computer technology, computer science, accounting, new
media, electrical apprentice, human services, culinary, hotel and restaurant
management, and more.
The primary purpose of Wyoming Works is to provide programs and
education and training resources at the community colleges for adult
students to learn a skill that will lead to secure employment or advancement
in Wyoming’s workforce. Information from business and industry regarding
the need for high-quality employees with education, certificates, and
credentials in specific program areas are shaping the areas of focus.
Information about eligible programs, frequently asked questions, and how to
apply can be found at https://www.cwc.edu/wyomingworks/ , or by calling
Financial Aid at 855-2115. You can also email financial aid at
FinAid@cwc.edu for more information.