SCCF manages two scholarship funds for vocational training that are available for Steuben County residents. The Angola Vocational Training Initiative Scholarship and the Steuben County Vocational Education Scholarship can be used to provide financial assistance for vocational or trade school, certificate programs, apprenticeships, and more. Applications are now available online through the SCCF website at https://steubenfoundation.org/scholarships/ and require an access code (codes listed in descriptions below).
The Angola Vocational Training Initiative Scholarship was created by the City of Angola. The applicant must be a Steuben County resident with a high school diploma or high school equivalency as well as a desire to obtain certification required for professional advancement at their current Steuben County employer OR desire to become certified in a skill that is currently being hired by a Steuben County employer. Access Code: AngolaVoc
The Steuben County Vocational Education Scholarship also provides funding for Steuben County residents seeking some form of vocational training. In addition to graduates, current high school students are eligible to apply for this funding. Access Code: SteubenVoc
After logging-on to the scholarship portal, applicants complete an eligibility quiz to make sure they qualify for the funding. Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis. SCCF manages 60 scholarships in total, providing support for students pursuing a wide variety of educational paths. These scholarships are made possible through the support of generous donors who are passionate about the future of Steuben County.