Scholarships & Sponsorships

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Students taking Continuing Education courses may be eligible for a number of scholarships across a wide array of programs offered, including the following:

Train and Gain Scholarship

Train and Gain Scholarships, underwritten by the RCC Foundation, are open to Fall 2021 students enrolling in specific workforce development classes that lead to industry-recognized credentials in computer technology, healthcare, and professional skills:

Computer Technology

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), Computer Programming, CompTIA Network +, Security+, and Cybersecurity Analyst


Cardiovascular (EKG) Technician, Central Sterile Processing, Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Bootcamp, Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist, Community Paramedic, Dialysis Technician, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician, EMT – Emergency Medical Technician, Medical Assisting, Medication Aide, Nurse Aide, Paramedic, Pharmacy Technician

Professional Skills

Detention Officer
Welding Income and Income Case Worker
Maintenance Caseworker

2020-2021 GEER Scholarship

The Governor’s Emergency education Relief (GEER) Funds Scholarship will provide scholarships for community college students who are residents of North Carolina and pursuing high-demand workforce training programs leading to a state or industry recognized credential.

GEER Application

Curriculum Scholarships

More than 200 scholarships are offered through the RCC Foundation for students in curriculum programs. A quick search can be done here: RCC Scholarship Search. To download or print the listing in Word format, click here.

Rockingham Health Care Foundation CNA Scholarship


Organizations may sponsor students in a program at Rockingham Community College, paying for tuition and mandatory fees, books, and/or supplies. This practice is common for law enforcement agencies and fire departments, which sponsor the education of their future or current employees. 

Sponsorship Application

Rockingham Community College
215 Wrenn Memorial Rd.
Wentworth, NC 27375


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