Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund

GEER Scholarships

Jumpstart your career with these tuition-free opportunities!

Cecil College is the recipient of a grant from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund intended to support students training for a career or re-entering the workforce. Scholarships are available until funds are depleted. Apply today!

Enroll for Summer 2022

Eligible Courses

The following opportunities are available to anyone.

Full scholarships are available for the following courses. Each course can lead to an industry-recognized credentialing exam. In addition, these courses apply to credit programs for those who are interested in continuing their education.

Course Number Course Title Opportunity
CSC 104 Cybersecurity: Computer Science Fundamentals Leading to a CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF) certification
VCP 107 Visual Communications: Aerial Imaging Leading to a FAA 107 certification

Enroll for Fall 2022

Eligible Programs

Pest Management
Prepare for a career in the pest management industry with this 16-week, hands on training. This program can lead to state and industry certifications and credentials. Partial scholarships are available. Learn more today by contacting Amanda Pringle at (443) 907-1379 or apringle@nullcecil.edu.
Diesel Technology
Train for a career in the diesel industry with this 9-month program. Students will gain the skills necessary to inspect, repair and service diesel engines. This program prepares students for industry certifications. Full scholarships are available. Learn more today by contacting Amanda Pringle at (443) 907-1379 or apringle@nullcecil.edu.

Eligible Courses

The following opportunities are available to anyone.

Full scholarships are available for the following courses. Each course can lead to an industry-recognized credentialing exam. In addition, these courses apply to credit programs for those who are interested in continuing their education.

Course Number Course Title Opportunity
ACC 101 Accounting I Pre-requisite to ACC 103
ACC 103 Accounting: Quickbooks Quickbooks certification
CSC 104 Cybersecurity: Computer Science Fundamentals Leading to a CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF) certification
CSC 140 Cybersecurity: Introduction to Networking Leading to a CompTIA Network+ certification
CSC 141 Cybersecurity: Information Security Fundamentals Leading to a CompTIA Security+ certification
VCP 107 Visual Communications: Aerial Imaging Leading to a FAA 107 certification

How to Apply for the Scholarship

To apply for the GEER scholarship, fill out the GEER Application Interest Form. Once you complete the interest form, you will be emailed the official GEER scholarship application. Make sure you use an email that you check regularly. After submitting the application, it will be forwarded for approval.

Get More Information

Learn more today by contacting Mike Jerome, Director of Admissions, at (410) 287-1006 or mjerome@nullcecil.edu.