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Institutional Scholarships and Grants

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To learn more about the scholarship opportunities available to you, contact a Financial Advisor at Valley College today

Various Funding Opportunities Available to Valley College Students – Apply Today

If you are interested in a way to pay your tuition fees without needing to repay it in the future, check out our scholarship and grant opportunities available to students who qualify. The Valley College Student Catalog provides more information for each scholarship and grant listed below.

If you are enrolled at Valley College-Beckley or Valley College-Martinsburg (including online), you may be eligible for the scholarships with the designation (WV). If you are enrolled at the Valley College-Cleveland campus (including online), you may be eligible for the scholarships or grants with the designation (Ohio).

Scholarship Opportunities

Valley College Step-Up Associate Scholarship (WV)

The Step-Up Associate Scholarship is intended for students who have graduated from a Valley College diploma (or for-credit certificate) program and who enroll in an Associate degree program offered online.


Valley College Step-Up Bachelor Scholarship (WV)

The Step-Up Bachelor Scholarship is intended for students who have graduated from a Valley College diploma (or for-credit certificate) or Associate degree program and who enroll in a Bachelor degree program offered online.


The Legacy Scholarship (WV)

Valley College is proud of its graduates and would like to see their family members have the same opportunities to continue their education at Valley College.  This scholarship can only be awarded one time.


Practical Nursing Needs Based Grant (Ohio)

The Practical Nursing Needs Based Grant is intended for qualified individuals who have hit a financial barrier when applying for private loan funding.  This grant is designed to encourage the applicant to find a co-signer who shares the applicant’s vision to embark on the journey as a Valley College student in the Practical Nursing Program.


CDL Needs Based Grant (Ohio)

The CDL Needs Based Grant is intended for qualified individuals who have hit a financial barrier when applying for a loan to cover the cost of tuition for the CDL program. This grant is designed to encourage the applicant to find a co-signer who shares the applicant’s vision to embark on the journey as a Valley College student in the Commercial Driving License (CDL) Class A program.


Additional CDL Grants

Valley College’s CDL program offers additional limited no debt grants for those who qualify.

No Debt Maximus CDL Grant (Ohio)

The No Debt Maximus CDL Grant is for qualified individuals who are approved for Vocational Funding through PROPEL CUYAHOGA operated by Maximus and enroll in the CDL program. The grant is designed to encourage the student to complete their program and embark on a new career or build on their skills at an existing job. The student is considered a candidate for the grant during their enrollment in the certificate program and upon final approval of the Maximus Vocational ITA. The award may be applied toward tuition, lab fees, and/or books.

 

No Debt Central Transport CDL Grant (Ohio)

The No Debt Central Transport CDL Grant is for qualified individuals who are approved for Vocational Funding through Central Transport and enroll in the CDL program. The grant is designed to encourage the student to complete their program and embark on a new career or build on their skills at an existing job. The student is considered a candidate for the grant during their enrollment in the certificate program and upon final approval of the Central Transport Voucher. The award may be applied toward tuition, lab fees, and/or books.

No Debt Cuyahoga Fence Company CDL Grant (Ohio)

The No Debt Cuyahoga Fence Company CDL Grant is designed to assist applicants who are approved for Vocational Funding through Fence. The grant will encourage the applicant to complete their program and embark on a new career or build on their skills at an existing job. The applicant is considered a candidate for the grant during his or her enrollment in the certificate program and upon final approval of the Fence Voucher. The award may be applied toward tuition, lab fees, and /or books.

There are times when a grant may be offered for a limited time or may be discontinued. Announcements will be posted in a catalog addendum. If the discontinuation of the grant coincides with the publication of a new catalog, it will be removed from the Student Catalog without other notification.


Practical Nursing Graduate Grant

The Practical Nursing (PN) Graduate Grant is intended for qualified 2023 graduates of the Practical Nursing program who agree to participate in and complete the Valley College Green Light plan. This grant is designed to encourage the graduates to continue working with Valley College staff/faculty to better prepare themselves to take the NCLEX exam. Students will learn more about this grant opportunity during the NUR140 course.

Career Training Can Be Attainable For You – Discover Your Options Today

If you’re interested in learning more about your financial assistance and exploring whether Valley College is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call your nearest Valley College location today.

Beckley: 304-362-6929
Cleveland: 216-453-8201
Martinsburg: 304-451-3172
Princeton Info Center: 304-579-8767
Fairlawn: 330-997-8900