Terra State has partnered with the Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) to provide free tuition for career technical training through the Job Corps Scholars Program.

Job Corps Scholars recipients will receive career coaching, up to $6,000 in tuition scholarships, student support services, Job Corps Scholars uniforms, paid work experiences, limited housing assistance and food vouchers for any student who has food insecurities.

80 student scholarships available in over 140 programs

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For-credit Options

Our for-credit options are programs you can earn college credit for at Terra State.

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Non-credit Options

Our non-credit options are certification-based courses ran through the Kern Center that help you advance in your career. Most certificates can even be taken online!

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This scholarship has shown me the correct way to carry through with school for a better life."

~ Steven Richardson, Interactive Media Student

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a newly enrolled student
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen/Legal Resident/Deferred Action Status
  • Must be between the ages of 16 and 24 on date of enrollment
  • Must meet low income guidelines
  • Must have barriers to education and employment
  • Must have registered for selective service
  • Must have education and training needs
  • Must be able to work in a group setting
  • Must not have disqualifying convictions
  • Must have parental consent if they are a minor

Contact us to register or with any questions

Disclaimer

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