Non-Credit Funding

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SUNY Corning Community College students may be eligible for a variety of funding opportunities. Please consider the following options. 

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

WIOA is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training, and support services to succeed in the labor market.  It also aims to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. To determine your eligibility; please contact:

Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA)

TAA is a federal program of the United States government to act as a way to reduce the damaging impact of imports felt by certain sectors of the U.S. economy.  The current structure features four components of Trade Adjustment Assistance for workers, firms, farmers and communities. The program for workers is the largest, and administered by the Department of Labor. To determine your eligibility; please contact:

Veterans Benefits

For more information regarding accessing your veteran or military benefits - please contact Tara Bauman in the Financial Aid Office at


ACCES-VR assists individuals with disabilities to achieve and maintain employment and to support independent living through training, education, rehabilitation, and career development. To determine your eligibility; please contact:

Sallie-Mae Loans

Career Training Smart Option Student Loans® are available for professional training and trade certificate courses in non-degree-granting program.  To determine your eligibility; please contact:

StraightTalk Association for Financial Empowerment (SAFE)

The StraightTalk® Association for Financial Empowerment (SAFE) Scholarship Program is open to any SAFE or Corning Credit Union member in good standing and over the age of 16. The member must have established plans to take the next step in their education, development, or career, including vocational studies and/or military enrollment. To determine your eligibility; please contact: