Trade/Technical Scholarship

The Flourish Initiative, in partnership with Veterans United Home Loans and Veterans United Foundation, funds scholarship opportunities for students of color.

Trade/Technical Scholarship Applications are Open!

The Trade/Technical Scholarship includes programming in addition to tuition and flexible funding for costs associated with diverse higher education programs. Since 2019, a total of $737,085 has been awarded in scholarships and grants, to over 189 recipients.

Programming gives recipients personal and professional support through:

  • Mentorships
  • Personal and Professional Development Programs
  • Group Volunteering Coordination
  • Semester check-ins

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First generation & non-traditional students are strongly encouraged to apply!

A member of an underrepresented racial/ethnic marginalized community.

Between the ages of 18-22 at the time of applying.

A U.S. citizen by date of award

Pursuing a tech/trade/certificate program within 30 miles of Boone County.

Contact Us

Questions? Contact the Flourish team for additional information about scholarships.