Information Technology (IT) Scholarships

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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 application period is May 4-June 15, 2015;
  • 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
    May 4 through June 15, 2015

    Data Analytics

    Each of these scholarships is designed to compliment the skills of someone who has a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Business Administration, with experience working with data.

    Click on each link to learn more - you can only apply for one.

    IT Infrastructure

    This scholarship is designed to compliment the skills of someone who has an Associate Degree, preferably in computer science, or who enjoys working with computer systems.

    Click on the link to learn more.

        Programming/App Development

        This scholarship is designed to compliment the skills of someone who has an Associate Degree, preferably in Programming, and who has some working knowledge of basic programming.

        Click on the link to learn more.


              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!

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