Financial Assistance

Take the First Step We would love to hear from you! Call 770.573.0370

 

Covenant CNA School does not offer traditional forms of financial aid such as the student Loans,  Pell Grant or Hope Scholarship for our CNA classes. Students initially pay a deposit, which is part of the total tuition. Then we work out a weekly payment schedule for the rest of the tuition. 


CNA Scholarships available for Atlanta and Fulton county residents if you meet the qualifications. 


REQUIRED ELIGIBILITY DOCUMENTS


  • Georgia ID or Drivers license with current address (PO Box numbers are not acceptable and ID/License cannot be expired)
  • Social Security Card for you and each member of your household.(Social Security Cards for all household members 18 and older must be signed)
  • Birth certficate.
  • Updated Resume with current address


PROOF OF RESIDENCY


  •  A copy of their current Mortgage, Rental/Lease Agreement, or Deed (if property is owned) showing that the customer has lived in Fulton County for the past 30 days.
  •  A current utility bill (Water, Gas, or Electric).


 Homeless - If you are currently living with someone, you must provide:


  • A copy of their current Lease/ Mortgage statement showing residency for the past 30 days.
  • Deed (If property is owned)
  • A copy of a current utility bill.
  • A notarized letter from the person you reside with verifying your residency at their residents. Note: The person writing letter must be listed on lease, mortgage statement, or deed. 


 Homeless - Living in a Shelter


  • An official letter from the shelter on shelter letterhead , referring agency, or government agency with accurate contact information must be provided by the participant. The Shelter must be in Fulton County but outside the city limits of Atlanta.Note: Your residency with the shelter will be verified.


PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP / WORKELIGIBILITY (ONLY ONE ITEM FROM THIS LIST IS REQUIRED)


  • Green Card or Alien Registration Card 
  • Naturalization CertificateWork Visa (Can not be expired)
  • US Passport (Can not be expired) 


 Veterans and their Dependents


  • DD214 (anything other than dishonorable discharge)
  • If applying as a spouse or dependent of a veteran, must show proof of relationship
  • Dependents must be between the age of 18—21All Non Veteran Males
  • All males born after 1960, must have an active and valid selective services registration or provide a selective service letter. 
  • All males born before 1960, are not required to provide verification of selective service letter. Visit www.sss.gov to register or obtain letter. 


IF  MARRIED , SEPARATED , DIVORCED, OR WINOWED


  • Copy of Marriage License/Certificate
  • Legal Letter of Separation from court
  • Finalized Divorce Decree
  • Death Certificate (if applicable 


 WIOA LOW INCOME REQUIREMENTS - Additional Documents Required


  • Obtain a print out from the Georgia Department of Labor of your GWS Wage Inquiry.
  • Income from each job worked in the past 6 months for each member of your household (check stubs).
  • Food stamp and/or TANF benefits letter for you or any member of your household, within the last 6 months.
  • Unemployment Compensation Benefits or Exhaustion LetterMust meet the low  income requirements for WIOA services based on the low  income calculator below.

 

Must meet the low  income requirements for WIOA services based on the low  income calculator below: 


Family  Size         Six Month Eligibility Period Income 

         1                                     $6,030.00

         2                                     $8,120.00

         3                                     $10,210.00

         4                                     $12,350.00

         5                                     $14,438.00

         6                                     $16,884.00


Each additional family member$2,446.00 for each additional family members. 


Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)


Covenant CNA School is an eligible provider for the  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program with the state of Georgia. 


The Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act is a federal grant that covers training expenses for dislocated workers and economically disadvantaged individuals. To apply for the WIOA grant, contact the WIOA  Office for the county in which you reside, or the county where you worked when you were laid off from employment. 


The web addresses for the  WIOA County Offices are below.  



If your county is not listed or you would like to find the address of the nearest WIOA Office, please visit the Metro Atlanta eXchange for Workforce Solutions website.The WIOA application process takes several weeks, so please do not delay  in getting started. Once WIOA grant approval is awarded by the WIOA  Office, contact our Registration office at registration@covenantcna.com for a Letter of Acceptance, or by calling 770.573.0370. 


MYCAA- Military Spouse Career Advancement Account


MyCAA  - Military Spouse Career Advancement Account The Department of Defense  has a new financial assistance program that offers up to $4,000 to  military spouses who  are  interested  in  pursuing  continuing   education  (including  certificate  and  online  courses), degree  programs, licenses, or credentials leading to careers in high growth,  high demand, and portable career fields. Spouses of active duty and  activated National Guard and 

Reserve Service members are  eligible for MyCAA. Military spouses who  are  military   members themselves  are  not eligible for MyCAA,  but  may be eligible for military education benefits.


To get started, visit https://Aiportalaccaf.mil/mycaa  create a MyCAA Account


Once a profile is created, the Department of Defense  will  provide   notification  of eligibility status through  the  MyCAA messaging system.


Be  sure  to  select  Covenant  CNA School when you  apply  on  the  AI  Portal. For  assistance,  contact  a  Military One Source Career Consultant at 1-800-342-9647.


Employer Education Vouchers


Employer  educational or tuition vouchers can be used to pay for enrollment. The  voucher must clearly state the student’s name, the employer’s name and  address, 

the class(es) to enroll the student in, and the total amount  approved. 

Course enrollment will be made once the voucher is received.  


Covenant CNA School will then invoice the employer for payment. If you have ever been convicted of a Felony or certain Misdemeanors, you may be ineligible for programs. Inquire with our Admission Advisor for  more information. When  registering  for the Certified  Nursing  Assistant  program  bring  your Social  Security  Card  and Driver's License/State  issued ID.

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