National Construction Worker Shortage - 15 full-tuition scholarships

Posted: 2/23/2015

construction Illinois contractorGrand Rapids, MI -- With a national construction worker shortage, fifteen full-tuition scholarships are being offered for a construction program.

The scholarships are being offered for Construction Core Jump Start Program.  This is a 17-day program open to 18-24 year olds.  The program is run by Construction Workforce Development Alliance.

"Workforce Training at GRCC is excited to be a partner in this initiative to meet the needs of the local construction sector," said Julie Parks, Executive Director of Workforce Training and Tassell.

The construction industry is growing and has a shortage of young tradespeople.

Visit to learn about the program and apply for the scholarship.


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