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Contact HPOG for more information and to verify eligibility:

Phone: 518.743.2339  Email: earlej@sunyacc.edu

A Bright Future Starts Here

SUNY Adirondack can help you pay for expenses to pursue a career in healthcare, the fastest growing field in the country. Local employers are already looking for qualified staff with the training and technical expertise to fill vacant and new positions.

How We Can Help:

  • Financial support for textbooks and course supplies each semester
  • Financial support for uniforms/scrubs for clinical rotations
  • FREE allied healthcare training
  • Non-tuition financial assistance for LPN
  • Transportation assistance
Complete Training Pursue a Degree
Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Nursing
Home Health Aide (HHA) CRJ: Substance Abuse Services
Personal Care Aide (PCA) Social and Human Services
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Health Education
Medical Administrative Assistant  

Who is Eligible?

  • U.S. Citizens or legally eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Individuals receiving TANF or individuals with a household income less than 200% of Federal Poverty Level
Household Size Household Income
1 $25,520
2 $34,480
3 $43,440
4 $52,400
5 $61,360
6 $70,320
7 $79,280
8 $88,240

This document was supported by Grant90FX0054 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through Schenectady County Community College. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.

The Health Profession Opportunity Program (HPOG) is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs. During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities.  Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities.