Opportunity Grant

The Opportunity Grant is available for eligible students.


Opportunity Grant mural imageEligible programs of study:

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace Electronics**
  • Automotive Technology**
  • Business Computer Technology
  • Compuer Technology**
  • Criminal Justice
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Environmental Systems and Refrigeration Technology**
  • Industrial Electronics Technology**
  • Machining**
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Nursing
  • Radiologic Technology**
  • Welding**

 

Information Session Schedule

Eligible students may receive funds to cover tuition, mandatory fees, books and supplies for 45 credits in qualified programs.

  • Support services such as tutoring, career advising, college success classes and possible emergency assistance are also part of the Opportunity Grant program.
  • You may be a full- or part-time student and have up to three years to complete your studies (45 credits in a qualified program).

Opportunity Grant student eligibility is based on:

  • Washington resident student status (RCW 28B.15.012)
  • Enrollment in grant eligible program of study
  • Family income that is at or below 200% of federal poverty level
  • Financial need based on the FAFSA or WASFA

 

To see if you pre-qualify and to register for the free information session, visit startnextquarter.org.

Grant Application:

For more information on program requirements, eligibility and how to apply, contact:

Jan Clark
Workforce Education Grant Coordinator
(509) 682-6612
Wells Hall, Wing 4, Office 1043 and 1044
jclark@wvc.edu