The Opportunity Grant Scholarship supports educational training for low-income students pursuing careers in high-wage, high-demand occupations.
Students in the Opportunity Grant Scholarship program may receive:
You may be eligible to participate in the Opportunity Grant program at LWTech if:
Practical Accounting Certificate
Accounting Paraprofessional Certificate
Accounting Assistant Certificate
Baking Arts, AAS
Baking Skills, Certificate of Completion
Management in Baking, Certificate of Completion
Specialty Baking, Certificate of Completion
Business Technology AAS/Certificate
Project Management Certificate
Office Assistant Certificate
Web Maintenance Certificate
Microsoft Office Applications Certificate
Business Technology Human Resources Certificate
Health Sciences AAS-T
Nursing Assistant Certificate
Physical Therapy Assistant AAS
Medical Assisting AAS/Certificate
Medical Billing & Coding Certificate
Medical Assisting Office Administration Certificate
Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer AAS/Certificate
Occupational Therapy Assistant AAS
I-BEST Biomedical Device Assembler
I-BEST Business Technology
I-BEST Computer Security & Network Technology
I-BEST Culinary Arts
I-BEST Early Childhood Education
I-BEST General Service Technician (Transportation)
I-BEST IT Support Technician
I-BEST Nursing Assistant
I-BEST Medical Office
I-BEST Machine Technology
I-BEST Welding Technology
Depending on available funding, you may be placed on a waitlist for the Opportunity Grant Scholarship. Please note that being added to the waitlist does not guarantee award of the Opportunity Grant Scholarship.
For resources related to the impact of COVID-19 on the campus community, please see Coronavirus Information and Resources. Community resource information related to the pandemic is available through our Community Resource webpage. If you were recently laid off or are receiving unemployment due to COVID-19, assistance applying for Unemployment Insurance (UI) through the Employment Security Department(ESD) can be found on the Worker Retraining webpage.
The Community Resource webpage houses links and contact information for many of our Community Based Partners.
The Employment Resource Center (ERC) assists students with job search, and career planning, as well as providing a variety of workshops, training, and events to support students, graduates, and community members.
Student Success Workshops and resources are free and available to all LWTech students. The offered workshops cover a variety of topics related to student success.
Take the "Start Next Quarter" (SNQ) online survey to see if you are eligible for WFD programs.
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