Virginia Western Workforce Solutions

On-Ramp Grant

The On-Ramp Program is a grant that assists dislocated workers with tuition, books and fees in order to successfully transition them back into the workforce. Funding may be used for Career Studies Certificates, Short-term Certificate and Degree Programs.

Who Qualifies?

  • Dislocated Workers
  • 18 and Over
  • If male, registered with Selective Service
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Exhausted Trade Act or Unemployment benefits
  • Seeking Career Studies, Certificate or Degree
  • Have completed a FAFSA form

For more information, or to begin the On Ramp application process, please contact a Virginia Western Career Coach:

Debra Squire, dsquire@virginiawestern.edu
Amanda Decker, adecker@virginiawestern.edu

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