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Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation seeks outstanding community college students with financial need for its Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The Foundation provides up to $40,000 annually for up to 85 deserving students and recent alumni from community colleges or two-year institutions who will pursue bachelor's degrees at four-year institutions. If you know any students who stand … Continue Reading ››

VACRAO Tour Transfer Fair at Hampton campus

  • When: Thursday, October 30, 9:30am – 11:30am
  • Where: Wythe Hall, Library gallery, Hampton campus
Over fifty 4-year College/University representatives will be available to answer questions about transferring. Contact: Tonya Burton at transferadvisin*protected email*

Thomas Nelson Hosts Annual Fall Career Fair

Thomas Nelson Community College Workforce Development is offering students and members of the community a chance to fall into new careers at the Fall Career Fair on Thursday, October 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center (PWDC) at 600 Butler Farm Road in Hampton. Representatives from the region’s top manufacturing, … Continue Reading ››

Thomas Nelson Receives Nearly $2.5 Million for Employment in Advanced Integrated Manufacturing

Thomas Nelson Community College has been awarded a nearly $2.5 million federal grant for its Rapid Employment in Advanced Integrated Manufacturing (RE-AIM) program on the Virginia Peninsula. RE-AIM will deliver a credentialed workforce in advanced manufacturing in an accelerated time-frame. The $2,476,840, grant is part of the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training … Continue Reading ››