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Grant funds a look at cancer rates

By Anna Fletcher, Courier-Times Staff Writer - A two-person research team from Piedmont Community College has been given $4,300 from the N.C. Space Grant program to examine known cancer data for Person and Caswell Counties, which they hope will increase the understanding of cancer and encourage healthy habits in the community.
Elizabeth Townsend published Wednesday, November 15, 2017

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PCC one of twenty colleges and universities to receive grant funding from American Cancer Society and CVS Health Foundation

The American Cancer Society and CVS Health Foundation awarded grants to 20 U.S. colleges and universities as part of their Tobacco-Free Generation Campus Initiative. PCC is one of three schools from North Carolina to receive the grant.
Elizabeth Townsend published Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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Duke Energy awards over $248,000 to Piedmont Community College

Funds from the Duke Energy grant will be used to support the creation of a Mechatronics Engineering Technology program at the college. This program will benefit curriculum students, as well as local industries and their employees.
Elizabeth Townsend published Thursday, January 21, 2016

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PCC receives Golden LEAF grant for its Workforce Certification Academy©

Valued at $165,032, the grant will be used to expand this successful program for the unemployed or underemployed.
published Monday, March 4, 2013

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PCC receives NC Rural Center Grant

Grant will fund Workforce Certification Academy to help unemployed and economically distressed individuals get industry-specific skills.
published Thursday, January 26, 2012