Financial Assistance

About the Forward Program

W.I.A. (for credit or non-credit programs)

Workforce Investment Act scholarships are available to adults and dislocated workers who meet income and other guidelines and who need training to be competitive in today’s workplace. To find out if you qualify, please contact your nearest American Job Center (formerly CTWorks) at 203-333-5129, or visit WIA funding is available to students interested in programs designated by this symbol: Description: WIA Approved

The Workplace’s Health CareeRx Academy (for non-credit healthcare programs only)

The Health CareeRx Academy provides financial support to qualified participants with an interest in the growing healthcare field. The Academy helps individuals who are long-term unemployed, currently receiving cash assistance, or are otherwise considered low income. To see if you qualify, please contact The Workplace at 203-930-1637, or visit

**Financial Aid (**for credit programs only)

The Financial Aid Office is located in Lafayette Hall, room LH-A102, on the first floor just to the right as you enter the main doorway on State Street.

Office Hours:
Monday: : 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: : 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday:: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday:: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (203) 332-5047.
Fax: (203) 332-5253.

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions about Financial Aid!

Northeast Resiliency Consortium

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