Lawrence Tech to offer tuition grants for displaced workers, their children

Lawrence Technological University is looking to offer tuition grants for up to 50 percent to displaced workers or their children for education in areas that will strengthen the state’s economy.

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Lawrence Technological University plans to offer grants for up
to 50 percent of tuition to 400 displaced workers or their children for
education in emerging-sector areas that would help strengthen the
state’s economy.

The Southfield-based university said it also
plans to expand its academic programming in emerging areas such as life
sciences, alternative energy and sustainability and to host free career
networking receptions and workshops to match displaced workers — whether LTU alumni or not — with employment opportunities, as part of
its stimulus plan for displaced workers.

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