Tuition Assistance for CCE

  • If you are unemployed or underemployed, funds may be available to help with your Corporate & Community Education costs.

    SMART Jobs

    SMART Jobs is a scholarship program funded by Spartanburg County to provide intensive short-term training for dislocated workers leading to full-time employment opportunities.

    How Do you Qualify?

    • Be a resident of Spartanburg County
    • Be unemployed or underemployed
    • Be seeking full-time employment

    Some training options include:

    • Administrative Office Skills
    • Basic Computer Skills
    • Certified Nursing Assistant
    • Manufacturing Skills
    • Additional training options may be available based on individual needs.

    SMART Jobs offices are located on the Spartanburg Community College central campus in the Student Services Building, Suite 174. Visit them on the web at or you may contact them at (864) 592-4953.

    SC Works Upstate

    SC Works Upstate programs help businesses meet their need for skilled workers and provide individuals with access to training that helps them prepare for work. Be sure to ask an SC Works Team member about WIA program.

    Contact Numbers:

    • Cherokee County - (864) 489-3112
    • Spartanburg County - (864) 764-1966
    • Union County - (864) 427-4119

    Piedmont Community Action

    300 S. Daniel Morgan Avenue
    Spartanburg, SC  29306
    (864) 585-8183

    SC Vocational Rehabilitation

    (800) 832-7256

    SC Department of Social Services-Project Hope

    (803) 898-7237


    Veteran Scholarships Forever

    Veteran Scholarships Forever (VSF) is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization that is dedicated to helping Veterans transition back to civilian life quickly and successfully. Our mission is to establish scholarships at accredited colleges, which will be awarded to Veterans, for certified vocational and/or technical training that can increase their potential for immediate employment. Veterans and their spouses are eligible for VSF scholarships. These scholarships do not affect any other government aid, such as the G.I. Bill.

    For more information or to apply, contact Robert Leslie at (864) 592-4910 or