ASHEBORO (July 6, 2020)
Randolph Community College was granted $3,600 for the year 2020 as part of the North Carolina Community College System’s Project Skill Up. Students who are first-generation farm impacted can apply for a scholarship for any credentialed continuing education program. Those who are not first-generation impacted can apply for scholarships toward the following continuing education programs: Vet Assistant and Agricultural Mechanics.
The grant is part of the Tobacco Trust Fund’s efforts to reach a wide population of individuals and communities impacted by the economic shifts around the state’s tobacco industry and to fund programs that mitigate the general decline in the tobacco-related segment of the state economy.
Students can call 336-633-0268 if they are interested in applying for a scholarship.