Types of Aid

Workforce Investment Act (WIA)


The Workforce Investment Act Program is a federally funded program that provides employability training to the economically disadvantaged and dislocated workers.

WIA provides assistance with tuition and fees, textbooks and required supplies, uniforms and tools. Additional support services are available based on individual eligibility and WIA policy.

The WIA process involves numerous selection criteria. Selection is also based on availability or quarterly openings and funding. Selection criteria includes:

* Some programs may be excluded; check with the school's WIA representative.


WIA Pre-Screen Questions:


For more information contact:

Valencia Bailey, WIA Coordinator MGC
A143 Warner Robins campus
(478) 218-3218
  Terri Booker, WIA Coordinator BIBB
J119 Macon campus
(478) 757-6621
  Robin Jones, WIA Assistant MGC
J124 Macon campus
(478) 757-3647

 


WIA servicing counties:

Baldwin Bibb
Crawford Houston
Jones Monroe
Peach Pulaski
Putnam Twiggs
Wilkinson