Funding Assistance

Workforce Services provides a variety of funding assistance for FastForward programs that lead to an industry credential. In many cases, prospective students qualify for funding that supports the full cost of the program. Complete the workforce student questionnaire, below, and enroll in a funding information session to learn what funding assistance you may be eligible for to complete FastForward programs.

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Complete the Workforce Student Questionnaire

  • Please report the most recent year's adjusted gross income
  • Note: 2023 or 2024 tax documents are acceptable for income verification through June 30, 2024

Funding Information Sessions

Prospective students are encouraged to attend a funding information session to learn about FastForward program requirements and funding assistance. Career Coaches will provide guidance in completing required paperwork and answer questions. 

Information sessions are held weekly at the Stultz Center on the PVCC main campus, 600 College Drive, Charlottesville. 

*Upcoming Information Sessions:

  • Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. 
  • Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m. 

Call 434.961.5354 or email to register in advance for an information session.

*Information session schedule may be modified for holidays, closures and college events. Advanced registration required.

Additional Funding Assistance

In addition to the funding assistance provided through the FastForward model, prospective students may qualify for the funding programs detailed below. All funding assistance qualification begins with completing the workforce student questionnaire - so submit today!

Sponsored Funding

Employers or organizations may sponsor a student for FastForward programs and other courses offered through Workforce Services. To initiate sponsored funding, download and complete the forms below.