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Continuing Education Financial Aid

The following financial aid opportunities have recently become available for students pursuing Continuing Education courses.

  • Continuing Education Grants – These grants are funded by the Durham Sales and Use Tax and are designed to assist individuals who need further education, career training, or retraining. The grants may be used for the following continuing education programs: BioWork, Central Sterile Processing, Certified Medical Administrative Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Initial Provider, Esthetician Technology, Fire Academy, Health Unit Coordinator, Nursing Assistant I, and Phlebotomy.

  • State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) Scholarships

  • Project SkillUp, a program funded by the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, for people who have themselves or have family who have been adversely affected by changes and the downturn in the tobacco industry over the past 20 years.