Find Funding for Your Training
We will help you navigate through the variety of funding sources available, which include programs for:
- Veterans Post 9/11 GI Bill® Chapter 33
- Veterans Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) Chapter 31
- Income Sharing Agreement (ISA) Funding
- Student Loans
- Training Grants through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
- Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Funding
- Incumbent Worker Training
Depending on your individual situation, there are different funding options available for New Horizons of East Tennessee (Knoxville, Chattanooga and Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol) students. Your Career Consultant can help you identify the best options for you.
Veteran Funding Options
The GI Bill® provides a number of education benefits for service members and veterans. New Horizons of East Tennessee (Knoxville, Chattanooga and Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol) provides a variety of training programs that qualify for these benefits. This means you can get started on a new career path with little to no out of pocket expenses. For more information about GI Bill® funding, please contact a New Horizons Career Consultant at 865-691-1515.
Income Sharing Agreement (ISA) Funding
In partnership with TradeUp, fund your training with an Income Sharing Agreement (ISA). TradeUp finances your education while you train for a new career. Instead of loans, use an ISA which means you don’t pay it back until you land a job! Maximum Cap, fixed payment period and no credit checks or co-signers. What is an ISA?
You can apply online for funding through TradeUp.
Private student loans are available to fund your training and future career. New Horizons of East Tennessee (Knoxville, Chattanooga and Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol) recommends consulting with your banking institution or financial advisor to help figure out the best student loan option for you. You can also apply online at Paramount Capital Group for a student loan.
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Funding
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) provides job training benefits for adults, dislocated workers and youth to help gain skills necessary to obtain and maintain employment. To qualify, you must be approved by your local workforce development agency. For more information about WIOA funding please visit https://www.dol.gov/general/topic/training/dislocatedworkers.
Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Funding
The TAA program was designed to help workers who lost their previous job due to foreign outsourcing. The TAA program includes job training benefits that may be used at New Horizons of East Tennessee (Knoxville, Chattanooga and Johnson City-Kingsport-Bristol). You must be approved by the local workforce development agency to receive this type of funding. For more information please visit http://www.doleta.gov/tradeact.