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General Overview

The Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund provides funds in Aid Year 2020-2021 to support last-dollar scholarships for displaced adults who enroll in stackable credential programs that lead to jobs in targeted industry sectors. The link to the approved programs is below. GEER funds can cover charges up to tuition, fees, and a book allowance that have not been covered by other aid designated for tuition, fees, and/or books.

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Dislocated adult worker
  • Enrolled in a G3 approved stackable credential program
  • Title IV eligible as defined under Section 484 of the Higher Education Act of 1965 as amended. 
  • Expected Family Contribution (EFC) from the FAFSA of 12,000 or less
  • Virginia domiciled
  • Enrolled for 6 or more eligible credits per term that are required for your academic program
  • Completed FAFSA and To Do List items completed

Eligible Programs


Program Code

Program Name

146

Emergency Med Svc-Paramedic  

151

Medical Laboratory Tech AAS 

152

Health Information Management  

156

Nursing AAS   

156-03

LPN to Nursing AAS-PT 

160

Opticianry AAS   

181

Respiratory Therapy AAS  

299

Information Sys Tech AAS 

400-01

Administration of Justice AAS 

480

Human Services AAS  

636

Early Childhood Development AAS 

895-01

Contemporary Tech for Design 

895-02

Building Construction Mgmt AAS 


Program Code

Program Name

120

Dental Assisting C 

157

Practical Nursing C 

632

Early Childhood Development C

902

Automotive Technology C 

920

Diesel Mechanics Technology C


Program Code

Program Name

221-146-01

EMS-EMT CSC  

221-152-02

Rel of Health Info Special

221-152-06

Medical Records Coder CSC

221-152-07

Advanced Medical Coder CSC

221-160-04

Opticians Apprentice CSC 

221-190-01

Health Science I 

221-190-05

Health Care Asst PAVE CSC

221-190-08

Pharmacy Technician CSC 

221-299-00

Comp App Fundamentals CSC

221-299-03

Computer Applications CSC 

221-299-06

Computer Programmer CSC 

221-299-18

Web Development CSC 

221-299-50

Cloud Computing CSC

221-400-45

Criminal Justice CSC 

221-480-30

Substance Abuse Counseling Ed CSC

221-636-02

Child Care Assistant PAVE CSC

221-729-01

Computer Aided Design Spec CSC

221-732-00

Network Administration CSC 

221-732-09

Cyber Security CSC 

221-995-01

Welding CSC  

 
Application

2021 GEER Scholarship Application