Piedmont Community College offers several financial assistance opportunities through the Human Resources Development (HRD) program. Contact Jeanette Godsey at (336) 599-1181, ext. 2133 on the Person Campus and Kathleen Kersey at (336) 694-8064 on the Caswell Campus.
Workforce Investment Act (WIA)
Individuals who have been laid-off or who meet federal income requirements may qualify for financial assistance through the Workforce Investment Act (WIA). Qualifying students receive assistance with tuition costs and many training-related expenses. Funding is available to assist students in attaining a Certificate, Diploma, or Associate's Degree. For more information, contact Lucinda Clay, with GMSI at 336- 504-9620 or by email at email@example.com
For Youth (ages 18-21), please contact Cynthia Claiborne at (336) 694-8062 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Have you worked in tobacco? Have you lost your main source of income and need to train for a new career? This special grant assists those negatively affected by the decline in the tobacco industry by assisting with up to $250 of tuition, books and fees for short-term training.