Make It In America Scholarship for Select Skilled Trades


Prepare for highly-skilled, in-demand technical jobs through this new scholarship at Greenville Technical College Economic Development and Corporate Training Division. Connect your education and work experience with on-the-job training and apprenticeship opportunities.

Qualify for free training in the following skilled trades programs:

  • CNC Machining (240 hours)
  • Mechatronics (300 hours)
  • Welding (240 hours) 
As a recipient of the MIIA grant, you'll choose to receive training from one of the three skilled trades program areas above, plus the option to earn an OSHA 10-hour training and certification.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Learn more by calling (864) 250-8800 or email

Apply today by completing the application packet and submitting it via email, fax or in person at the Buck Mickel Center.

Make it in America Scholarship Application Packet (PDF)