The Durham Tech Foundation provides opportunities for donors to directly impact our students as they work hard to change the trajectory of their lives.
“Durham Tech is an important resource for local talent and training. Recommending Matt for a Durham Tech scholarship goes to one of our core values: treating each other like family. Helping our students succeed helps our community succeed.”
MARC PONS l President, Chapel Hill Tire
FORGE TOMORROW’S WORKFORCE
“Durham Tech prepares well-trained employees who want to remain in our community to work and live. Great communities start with great community colleges.”
DEBORAH PAGE | Chief HR Officer
Duke University Health System
Expand Student Support
Most students work at least one job while at Durham Tech, and many are caring for families too. Scholarships, stipends, and grants keep our future workforce in the classroom and focused on success – creating a better future for themselves, their family, and our community.
Your support for the Forge Great Futures campaign relieves financial barriers and funds experiential opportunities to help students pursue their dremas through:
- Scholarships and awards to keep education affordable
Help keep the rising cost of tuition, fees, and textbooks affordable. you support will help students reduce work hours and graduate faster, with fewer obstacles.
- Stipends for work-based learning
Provide students with resources to secure industry-specific internships in positions that would otherwise be unpaid.
- Academic and research opportunites for high-achieving students
Our students are contenders in local, state, and national competitions. They participate in honors and research opportunities. Private funding is essential to their ability to participate.
- Leadership and employability skills training
Special cohort-based leadership initiatives will engage students in their own development. Employability training will educate students in effective communications and work habits.
With the generosity of our community of supporters, more than 70 scholarship opportunities are available to Durham Tech students.
Learn more about student scholarship opportunities.
The Durham Tech Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are tax-deductible.