Information Technology

Exciting New Scholarships are Available through the REACH IT Initiative!

Applications will be accepted in January, 2015!
Please read carefully before applying:

  • Listed below are four categories of scholarships, please scroll down to ensure you have reviewed all options and eligibility requirements prior to applying;
  • Application dates vary; the application period is provided next to each scholarship;
  • Please note, only one REACH IT scholarship can be awarded to an individual;
  • When accepting applications, the link for all scholarships is located at the bottom of this page.


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 description PDFs for detailed information; these PDF documents can be found next to each track description.
  2. Only one REACH IT scholarship can be awarded to any individual.

REACH IT - Frequently Asked Questions

For additional information not answered in our FAQs, please contact a REACH IT team member.