"Everyone can rise above their circumstances
and achieve success if they are dedicated
to and passionate about what they do"
Who Should Apply for the 2nd Chance Scholarship
The 2nd Chance Scholarship is for those whose education will benefit their employment. It can be used for certificate courses and programs likely to improve employment opportunities.
Courses may be taken at a College or University, but may not be a part of a degree program.
Preference is given to those who are currently employed and have a high school diploma or equivalent.
Write a one page essay explaining how you will use the education to improve your employment opportunities and submit it with your application before the second Monday in July.
Once you have completed the application, upload your essay and click on the SUBMIT button.
(Upload link at bottom of the application)
If you prefer, you may Click Here to access a PDF of the 2nd Chance Scholarship application to print, complete and mail.
2nd Chance Scholarship Benefits
- The 2nd Chance Scholarship will pay the tuition for one course up to a maximum of $2500.
- The scholarship is paid directly to the educational institution.
- Provides the opportunity to advance your employment or pursue a different career.