360 Degree Program
The fund provides support stipends to aid them in achieving their Certificate in a Career a Technical Education (CTE) program as they pursue a trade, vocational, degree and/or GED program at EGTC. In addition, these students will receive social support from a Student Navigator to guide them through their academic career, from intake through job placement.
Grow Your Own Employee
We invite Corporate Partners to engage with students at Emily Griffith Technical College in a program that gives businesses access to students who have shown promise through their academic coursework and are ready to enter the workforce. There are many levels to the Grow Your Own Employee program that give corporate partners options in regards to their workforce needs. Grow Your Own Employee is a great way to get industry input in our programs and partner with businesses. Find your next great employee, click here.
Entrepreneurial Training Program
In addition to receiving a scholarship to help them earn a certificate in a technical program of their choice, students can apply for a scholarship to enroll in the “Starting Your Own Small Business” course. This is a comprehensive, six-week course that addresses a wide range of subject matter tailored to emerging entrepreneurs. Business topics include writing a business plan, money management, the use of credit, goal-setting, calculating cash-flow projections, market research, and marketing strategies and materials, among others.