Rise Up Hagerstown is accepting applications for scholarships to Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) for the coming academic year. Rise Up exists to provide second chance education opportunities for men and women who have met one or more of three criteria: Have overcome an addiction to drugs or alcohol, have been previously incarcerated, or been the victim of abusive relationship and are starting their life over again. ABC is a non-profit trade school which trains persons for careers as electricians, plumbers or contractors. The Rise Up Program will provide 100% scholarships including books and fees. Applicants must reside in the Tri-state area. Applications are available at the website at www.riseuphagerstown.org. For more info or help filling out the application, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 240-347-1850. Application deadline is July 15.
If anyone knows someone who meets the criteria, please refer him/her! They have funds for up to 12 scholarships.