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 sign up to attend a FastForward Funding Session to learn what assistance you may be eligible for to complete a program.

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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

FastForward Funding Sessions

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

June 2024 FastForward Funding Sessions:

  • Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. 
  • Wednesdays, 5:45-6:45 p.m. (no session on June 19)

July 2024 FastForward Funding Sessions:

  • Wednesdays, 10:45-11:45 a.m. 
  • Wednesdays, 5:45-6:45 p.m. 

FastForward Funding Sessions are held weekly in Room M249 at the PVCC Main Building, 501 College Drive, Charlottesville. Attendees should park in Lot 2 in spaces marked with the sign, "Reserved Parking: Prospective Students Only, Admissions Office, M144 Main Building."

*Schedule may be modified for holidays, closures and college events. Call 434.961.6581 if you have questions.

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.


Page updated June 2024