Category Archives: Grants

Nash Community College receives healthy foods grant

Nash Community College received an On Track with Healthy Foods grant of $10,000 from The Conservation Fund. Sponsored by CSX, the program helps increase access to healthy foods in vulnerable and underserved communities in the Twin Counties. This grant will support Nash Community College’s Healthy Campus Initiative, which focuses on providing healthy food options at the campus cafe and building […]

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NC Problem Gambling Graphic Design Competition

The Nash Community College Student Wellness Center recently sponsored a design competition among Advertising & Graphic Design students to create a problem gambling logo for use in campus-wide marketing through the North Carolina Problem Gambling Program grant. First prize and a $100 Visa gift card went to Tyler Hunter. Tied for second place were Elizabeth Bullard and Shelsea Vazquez who both […]

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​NCC Receives Grant to Address Problem Gambling

​Nash Community College’s Student Wellness Center has received a $5,000 grant from the North Carolina Problem Gambling Program. The grant will fund resources to promote awareness of problem gambling and intervention. As a result of the grant, Nash Community College students and employees will be afforded the opportunity to attend workshops and learn about problem gambling and resources to support […]

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HAAS Foundation Awards $15,000 in Scholarships

The Gene Haas Foundation recently presented representatives from Nash-Rocky Mount Schools with three checks totaling $15,000. These funds will be used to support the NCC Foundation scholarship program. Scholarships will be given to students currently enrolled in, or who will be enrolling in, a machining-based training program at Nash Community College. Students in the Computer Integrated Machining or Engineering programs at NCC […]

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Nash Community College Receives Grant from Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust

Nash Community College is pleased to announce that it has received a $100,000 grant as part of the Healthy Places NC initiative from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The project will improve the lives of local residents by outfitting the college’s new Continuing Education and Public Services Building with cardio and strength training equipment. In […]

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NCC, through partnerships, brings aseptic training to eastern North Carolina

Nash Community College celebrated the opening of its aseptic clean room Tuesday, December 15, 2015. Located in the College’s new Continuing Education and Public Services Building, the 913 square foot room was funded through a Golden LEAF grant. Local and industry leaders toured the aseptic lab during the event. Initial conversations about offering aseptic training in Rocky Mount began about […]

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Duke Energy awards $250,000 to Nash Community College

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – Duke Energy and Nash Community College (NCC) today announced a $250,000 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funds will be used for Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) and WaterJet training. The funding allows NCC to procure the equipment and offer advanced training on CNC Wire EDM and WaterJet machines, filling skills gaps […]

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NCC Students Awarded State Space Grant Scholarship

“I was always interested in astronomy as a child, and spent much of my time stargazing and watching celestial events like meteor showers and lunar eclipses with my family.” “Learning about science has been an activity I have enjoyed since early childhood.  I always want to learn more.”  As foretold in these statements, Kayla Gomez and Ismael Gomez, Nash Community […]

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Duke Energy awards $249,926 to Nash Community College

Duke Energy and Nash Community College (NCC) have announced a $249,926 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funds will be used to develop the NCC Robotics Training Lab. The Lab will feature hands-on robotics training in process and logistics controls, control wiring, instrumentation, and motors and controls skills preparing students for positions in packaging and handling or mechanical assembly. […]

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