WorkFirst Grant

Supporting student-parents for a brighter family future

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WEC Application

After completing the funding survey, submit one application for all five grants!

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Being a parent and a student are both full-time jobs! WorkFirst may be able to help you pay for tuition and books or help you with other needs. The goal of WorkFirst is to help you find success during your career training and beyond.


What can WorkFirst do for me?

  • Provide funding for tuition and textbooks
  • Childcare assistance
  • Work study job assistance
  • Academic advising
  • Career planning

Am I eligible?

You may be eligible for WorkFirst if you:

  • Are a parent who receives Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • Participate in the WorkFirst Program through the Department of Social and Health Services


The quickest way to find out if you qualify for one of our grants is to take our funding survey!


Take the survey!


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