Amador College Connect students can apply for financial aid through three scholarship funds: the Mother Lode Workforce Development Board Scholarship, the Jackson Rancheria Scholarship Fund, and the MHSA Scholarship Fund.
Read the descriptions below and follow the links for scholarship criteria and application forms. Good luck!
The Mother Lode Workforce Development Board Scholarship is administered by Mother Lode Job Training, through a collaborative effort with Amador College Connect, and is offered to individuals seeking tuition assistance through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. These funds serve individuals pursuing training that leads to industry recognized post-secondary credentials, as part of a career pathway towards high-demand, high-wage jobs.
To apply, review the Mother Lode Job Training scholarship criteria and contact Mother Lode Job Training at the local America’s Job Center of California to obtain a scholarship application.
The Jackson Rancheria Scholarship Fund is administered by the Amador Community College Foundation under contract with the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort. These funds serve the employees of Jackson Rancheria taking classes in certificate or degree programs through Amador College Connect and one of its three connected, accredited California community colleges (Coastline, Foothill, or Allan Hancock).
The MHSA Scholarship Fund is administered by the Amador Community College Foundation under contract with the Amador County Behavioral Health Department. These funds serve the residents of Amador County pursuing a Human Service certificate with Coastline Community College through the Amador College Connect Center.