Work Ready Ky provides nearly $1.2 million to ECTC students in 2021-22
ECTC students received $1,183,972 through the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship (WRKS) during the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters. The scholarship was awarded to a total of 454 students in business and IT, construction and trades, transportation and logistics, healthcare and advanced manufacturing programs.
“That’s nearly $1.2 million saved for our future skilled workforce,” said ECTC President Dr. Juston Pate. “The Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship removes the No. 1 barrier to a college education — cost. Further, students in these programs graduate ready to enter high-paying career fields available right here in our region.”