Deadline extended: funds available for marine tech training

USDA officials present a
USDA officials present a 'big check', signifying a $49K grant for marine industry education, to local elected officials and SJ EDC Director Victoria Compton, center. July 20, at the Port of Friday Harbor.
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The San Juan County Economic Development Council is extending the deadline to apply for marine tech training  scholarship to Aug.10.

The scholarships, funded by a USDA grant, will cover full tuition for marine engine repair training, and for composite technology training and certification.  The training is geared toward recent graduates and for those looking to begin a new career – applicants must be over 18 years old.

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