Information Technology (IT) Scholarships

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CPCC campuses will be closed July 3-6, 2015.

Please read carefully before applying:

  • Listed below are three categories of scholarships, please scroll down to ensure you have reviewed all options and eligibility requirements prior to applying;
  • The online application period is June 16-July 19, 2015;
  • Candidates must be available the week of August 10-14 in order to participate in the selection process;
  • Please note, only one REACH IT scholarship can be awarded to an individual;
  • The link for all scholarships is located at the bottom of this page.


    REACH IT Scholarships

    Applications will be accepted
    June 16 through July 19, 2015

    Data Analytics

    This scholarship is designed to complement the skills of someone who has a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Business Administration, with experience working with data.

    Click on the link to learn more.

      SQL Data Analyst: Data Analytics with SQL Server

        IT Infrastructure

        This scholarship is designed to complement the skills of someone who has an Associate Degree, preferably in business administration or computer science, with interest in leading a technical project.

        Click on the link to learn more.

              IT Project Management

                Programming/Web Design

                This scholarship is designed to complement the skills of someone who has an Associate Degree and is both creative and comfortable working with technology.
                Click on the link to learn more.

                Web Design: Web Design with Internet Marketing


                Future Scholarship Opportunities
                May Include:

                • Data Analytics with Excel
                • Supply Chain Management with SAP
                • MCSA Server
                • SAS

                  If you do not qualify for a REACH IT Scholarship, you can visit Computer Technology Institute to see what courses will advance your career and help you leverage technology with the skills you already have!

                  To be eligible for the REACH IT program, applicants must:

                  • be unemployed or underemployed (definition of underemployed: has not found a job that provides comparable responsibility and pay to previous position or is working part-time when full-time employment is desired);
                  • be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship;
                  • have a minimum of a two-year college/technical degree;
                  • have a minimum of five years of work experience;
                  • possess basic computer skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and navigating the Internet;
                  • reside in the sixteen-county Charlotte region;
                  • have no outstanding balance at CPCC.

                  Please note:

                  1. Additional eligibility requirements may apply to a specific program area or training track. Please review course descriptions for detailed information.
                  2. Only ONE REACH IT scholarship can be awarded to any individual.

                  Apply Now for a REACH IT Scholarship!

                  REACH IT - Frequently Asked Questions

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