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CCTC receives $1.3M grant to help veterans

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.

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