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Open Door Grant Program at FGC

FGC and the Florida Department of Education have partnered to offer the Open Door Grant Program, designed to support students in completion of short-term, in demand career and technical education programs. The purpose of the program is to better equip the workforce with needed skills/training, make workforce training more affordable and increase the interest in short term, high demand workforce education.

>> This opportunity offers students in eligible programs up to $3000 toward tuition, books and supplies, not otherwise covered by federal/state grants or other third party payment.

The following programs are eligible for Open Door Grant funds in Spring 2023:
How do I qualify for Open Door Grant?
  1. Apply for admission to FGC
  2. Complete the FAFSA for eligible programs (indicated by * next to program above)
  3. Complete the Open Door Grant Application (one page, 6 question form)

Open Door Grant funds will be applied to student account once the application has been approved, student program/course registration is verified, and FAFSA has been received for eligible programs. Open Door Grant funds are for individuals that reside in Florida that are unemployed, under-employed or furloughed.

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