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Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship

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 Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship 2023-2024 School Year

The Maryland Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to students enrolling in an approved non-credited certificate program leading to apprenticeships, employment, licensure, or job skill enhancement only at a participating Maryland Community College.

Please read all instructions carefully as incomplete applications will be declined. 

NEW! All students applying for this Sequence Scholarship MUST complete the FAFSA® (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

Visit FAFSA® to fill out the online form. Please use Montgomery College school code #006911 

Sequence Scholarship Approved Sequence Courses

The following Montgomery College Workforce Development and Continuing Education sequence courses are approved for the scholarship:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant - Hospital Based
  • Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician
  • Child Development Associate Credential (CDA)
  • Child Development Associate Credential CDA - (Spanish)
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Nail Technician
  • Nurse Refresher
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Professional Pet/Dog Training
  • Veterinary Assistant Training
 For a complete listing of the associated courses visit Sequence Scholarship Programs: listing of  courses. (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)

Important Information You Should Know

  • Available for specific workforce programs. Current list is included. List is subject to change at any time.
  • Available to MD Residents, graduates of MD high schools, and active duty military residing in MD.
  • Funds shall be used for tuition, fees, and associated costs of attendance that have not been met through another grant or scholarship.
  • Students may receive up to $2,000 per workforce sequence.
  • Students may only complete one workforce sequence at a time.
  • Students may not be awarded for more than 2 sequences per award year statewide.
  • Funds are available on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Students must pledge to remain drug free for the full term of the award.
  • Applying for the scholarship does not guarantee an award.
  • Students should not expect refunds of unused grant amounts.
  • Scholarship funds not used within three months of being awarded may be cancelled and you will have to reapply.
  • All scholarships are managed and awarded in accordance to the Maryland Higher Education Commission’s prescribed guidelines and Montgomery College policy.  

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