Several scholarships are available for students interested in workforce continuing education.  These scholarshipss may pay for tuition, fees, books, supplies and in some cases transportation and childcare. The North Carolina Golden LEAF scholarship program offers up to $250 to those students in classes which lead to a North Carolina Official Certification or licensure.   Those classes that meet this criteria include the following:

Click here to complete the  Continuing Education Scholarship Application .

The Golden LEAF application is available here.

Once you have completed the application, please return it to the Scholarship Coordinator in the fiancial aid office or email to

If you have any questions during the application process, please call (828) 565- 4170 or send an email to the following address: