Grants Available for Students Seeking GED in Ben Hill County


August 10, 2017

Fitzgerald, GA -- The Ben Hill County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests. The Literacy to Work grant is available to students who are at least 22 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements. Funding is available through a partnership with WorkSource Georgia of the Southern Georgia Regional Commission.

The Ben Hill County Adult Education program is located at 667 Perry House Road in Fitzgerald, and classes are offered Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. or 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Call 229-468-2272 for more information or visit www.wiregrass.edu/adulted.