Workforce Development Scholarships

Need help paying for workforce development classes?

Harford Community College offers several opportunities for scholarships, tuition assistance and payment plans for those looking to increase their earning potential, upgrade job skills, secure a license or certification, or advance their career.

For information about all scholarships and funding options, email training@harford.edu.


GEER Funding (Governor's Emergency Education Relief)

Harford Community College has received $477,265 to help those enrolling in specific certificate or licensure programs. Awards will be distributed in the form of scholarships, achievement stipends, exam vouchers, and money for materials and supplies.

The following noncredit programs are approved for GEER funding. Apply Now
OSHA Forklift Certification | Welding | Drone Technology | Certified Customer Service Professional (CCSP) | Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) | Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) | Cybersecurity (A+, Network +, Security+, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA))

The following credit programs are approved for GEER funding. Apply Now
Additive Manufacturing | Personal Trainer Certification | Bookkeeping Certification


Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship

If you're interested in pursuing a career in IT, Construction/Trades, or Healthcare, you should apply now for this scholarship.

The following Workforce Development programs are approved as eligible for
Maryland'
s Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship: 
A+ Certification | Certified Nursing Assistant | Culinary Technician | Drone Technology | Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) | Heavy Equipment Operator | HVAC | Nurse Refresher | Paramedic and Phlebotomy Technician

The scholarship is state funded and available to Maryland residents or graduates of a Maryland High School that are registering for an approved Workforce Development program—both new and current students may apply. Up to $2,000.00 per fiscal year can be awarded. Applications are reviewed in the order received and based on available funding.


Chizmar Family Paramedic Scholarship

This scholarship is available to students that are accepted into the HCC Paramedic Program and meet the eligibility requirement. One scholarship is awarded per cohort, up to $5,000.00. Funds can be used for tuition, fees, textbooks and program associated costs.

Presidential Scholarship

This College funded scholarship is awarded based on financial need and available for those students completing a Workforce Development Program. Funds will cover tuition and fees. Applications are reviewed in the order received and based on available funding.

Rockfield Manor Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to Harford County residents registering for a Workforce Development Program. Funds can be used for tuition, fees, textbooks and program associated costs. Up to $1,000.00 will be awarded.

Hunter Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available to Harford County residents applying to a Workforce Development Program. Must be able to demonstrate you are a graduate of Harford County Public Schools OR have earned your GED in Harford County, and received a 2.75 GPA or higher from a HCPS. Funds can be used for tuition, fees, textbooks and program associated costs. Scholarship is in the amount of $500.00.

Mayhorne Scholarship

This scholarship is for students completing a Workforce Development Program and a graduate of Harford County Public Schools, having completed a Career & Technology Education Program. Funds can be used for tuition, fees, textbooks and program associated costs. One $500.00 scholarship is awarded per year.


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