Workforce Creation Scholarship
BCCC provides more than 80 Workforce Creation Scholarships annually—including tuition, fees and books—to high school graduates, non-traditional students, veterans, single parents and ex-offenders. The scholarships are available to students pursuing careers in the high-demand fields of construction, allied health/ nursing, allied human services, bioscience and teaching. Contact the BCCC Foundation Office for more information at 410-209-6006. Note: Because of limited funds, not all who apply will receive assistance.
Mayor's Office of Employment Development (MOED)
There may also be some financial help available at your local career center. Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Funding and Individual Training Accounts funding (ITAs) could be a call away:
MOED Career Centers (http://www.oedworks.com
Northwest Career Center 410-523-1060
Eastside Career Center 410-396-9045
AFL-CIO Baltimore Works 410-767-2148
This organization also has funding available for Baltimore City residents pursuing certificate training within Workforce Development at BCCC. Awards range from $500-$4,000.
To apply please visit their website at http://http://www.central-scholarship.org/
or call 410-415-5558 for more information.
Senior Citizen Tuition Waivers
Senior citizens (60 or older at the time of registration), are eligible to use Senior Citizen Tuition Waivers to register for classes tuition-free on a “seats available” basis.