FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CLEVELAND, WI –
The Lakeshore Technical College Foundation announced a new scholarship opportunity benefiting adult students. The LTC Futures Scholarships are targeted to adult students who may be balancing work, life and college. The need-based scholarships offer a potential $500-1,500 award to qualified adult students in addition to federal and state financial aid.
“We hope that adults who have dreamed about college will see these scholarships as a way to advance in their career field or realize the career they have always imagined,” said LTC President Mike Lanser.
Futures Scholarship students will find a solid support system in place throughout their academic careers at LTC. Student success workshops and activities will be in place to help ensure that they reach their goals.
Lanser added, “These scholarships will help provide students with an education that will prepare them for high-demand, local jobs and keep the local economy healthy and prosperous at the same time.
To be eligible for an LTC Futures Scholarship students must complete the LTC Scholarship Application between January 23 and April 23, 2017; submit an LTC Application by March 1, 2017 and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by April 1. Students who qualify for an LTC Futures Scholarship will be notified in mid-April 2017.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering more than 120 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing education opportunities.
Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland and additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc, LTC Sheboygan, LTC-Plymouth Science & Technology Center, and the Lakeshore Culinary Institute. The college also operates Community Education Centers at area high schools in Elkhart Lake, Cedar Grove-Belgium, Howards Grove, Kiel, Mishicot, Oostburg, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC's mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 87% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.