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WD&CE Scholarship

** Required Forms! Must be completed and submitted with your application!

Mail completed application to:
Montgomery College
Workforce Development & Continuing Education
Attn: Career Path WD&CE Scholarship
12 South Summit Avenue, Suite 400
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Questions should be directed to:
Aron McDonald
phone: 240-567-2569
WDCE.Scholarship@montgomerycollege.edu

 

 

 

 

Montgomery College
Career Path WD&CE Scholarship

Spring Application Period for Career Path WD&CE Scholarship is November 20 to December 11, 2013 at 5:00pm

WD&CE Career Path Scholarship Instructions:

For more information about WD&CE Programs, possible career paths,  and classes please contact the program area. Contact information can be found at WD&CE Programs A to Z (http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/wdce/programs.html).

For information or assistance in completing the four page WD&CE Career Path Scholarship Application, and the required financial documents please contact Aron McDonald at 240-567-2569, or email WDCE.Scholarship@montgomerycollege.edu 

You must include these documents with your application:  
1. Submit the Application Packet (4 pages), ALL four pages must be completed, and included in the application package.
Completed applications should be mailed, or hand delivered in a sealed envelope to the location listed below.
2. Include a Copy of tax return for most recent tax year ended (if claimed on a tax return as a dependent, must include a copy of this return in package), and/or social service letter verifying financial status/income. Montgomery College
Workforce Development & Continuing Education
Attn:  CAREER PATH WDCE SCHOLARSHIP
12 South Summit Avenue, Suite 400
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
3. Verify you meet the Income Guidelines, And are a Montgomery County resident per College Guidelines. Applications MUST be received by December 11, 2013 at 5:00pm!
4. Select your career path and course(s) from the List of Eligible Courses.
Visit Schedule of Classes / for course information and crn#

Questions should be directed to:

Aron McDonald, 240-567-2569
email: WDCE.Scholarship@montgomerycollege.edu

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ABOUT THE CAREER PATH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
A limited number of scholarships are available, pending funding, through Montgomery College Workforce Development & Continuing Education for qualified students pursuing career path courses with the intention to obtain entry-level employmentNeed Extra $$$The scholarship is awarded for up to $1000 to cover tuition and fees only.  The scholarship may be applied to one or more eligible courses, within the career area chosen, to pay tuition and fees not covered by another funding source, waiver eligibility, or payment plan (including employers).  This scholarship will not cover 100% of the applicable tuition and fees if the total tuition and fees exceed $1000.
 
This scholarship opportunity has the following characteristics:

These scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

ELIGIBILITY
To be eligible to apply for the Career Path WD&CE Scholarship, the student must:

AWARDS
Recipients will receive an award of up to $1000 to be used to pay tuition and fees for one or more of the applicable career area courses indicated on the application.  Awards are nonrenewable. 

APPLICATION
Interested students MUST complete the Application Packet and mail or drop off the completed application, in a sealed envelope, at the Customer Service office at the Gaithersburg Training Center (GBTC) by the specified deadline on the application. The following required documents must be included:

   

Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all required materials in one envelope.  Incomplete application packets will not be considered. All applications must be received by the specified date on the application. Applications may be mailed early enough to meet deadlines or dropped off at the GBTC Customer Service Office by 5:00 p.m. by the deadline date. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by the Career Path WD&CE Scholarship Review committee.

SELECTION OF RECIPENTS
Grant recipients are selected on the basis of eligibility and submitted support for pursuing a chosen career area. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Awarded applicants will be notified by mail. Recipients with a signed acceptance letter form can use up to the amount awarded them to pay for tuition and fees for courses in the selected career path area that are open for registration prior to June 30th  within the same fiscal year awarded (September  to  June 30th), unless otherwise indicated in the award letter, or the funding is no longer available at the time you try to register.  Any unused portion of the funds awarded will be forfeited as of June 30th.

PAYMENT OF GRANT
Awards will be paid by posting the grant payment directly to student accounts once registration in specified course(s) is completed. Students are responsible for registering for the course(s) within the career area to correspond to the intended-course list submitted on the application. When registering, students must show their award letter as proof of forthcoming payment in the amount specified on the award letter for tuition and fees. All registrations are to be done in person at one of the WD&CE Customer Service locations. See WD&CE Customer Service locations

OBLIGATIONS
Recipients are responsible for paying any tuition or fee balance not covered by the scholarship award and for notifying Montgomery College of any changes in address or contact information. Recipients are responsible for adhering to Montgomery College policy and procedures.

REVISIONS
Montgomery College Workforce Development & Continuing Education reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this grant program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Applications should be mailed to:

Montgomery College
Workforce Development & Continuing Education
Attn:  CAREER PATH WDCE SCHOLARSHIP
12 South Summit Avenue, Suite 400
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Questions should be directed to:

Aron McDonald, 240-567-2569
email: WDCE.Scholarship@montgomerycollege.edu