CCTC receives $1.3M grant to help veteransOctober 10, 2017 |
by Robert Joseph Baker
Central Carolina Technical College will be able to serve 125 veterans per year for the next five years at its locations in four counties due to a recently acquired grant.
The federal Veterans Upward Bound grant will provide $263,938 per year, for a total of $1,319,690 overall, “in order for the college to prepare, motivate and assist veterans in the development of academic and other skills necessary for acceptance into and success in a post-secondary education program,” according to a release.
Central Carolina Technical College operates in four counties, including Clarendon, Sumter, Kershaw and Lee.