SNAP Education & Training Scholarship

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
What is the SNAP Education & Training Program?

The SNAP Education and Training Program provides short-term job training and support services to eligible individuals receiving nutritional assistance.  Scholarships are offered for a variety of certificate programs in multiple employment industries.

Am I eligible?

You may be eligible if you:

  • receive SNAP benefits from the Department of Social Services;
  • are NOT receiving TFA/TANF;
  • are able and motivated to obtain employment upon successful completion of your program;
  • and have not previously received a  SNAP E&T scholarship.

*Final scholarship eligibility is determined by the program coordinator in collaboration with the Connecticut Department of Social Services.

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How do I apply?
  1. Choose your program.
  2. Please contact us at to enroll in a program. Staff is working remotely and are available to assist you.
  3. Make a commitment and plan ahead to succeed!
Program Options
Accounting/Bookkeeping Clerk Administrative Medical Assistant
CNA – Certified Nurse’s Aide

Community Health Worker

CNA Refresher


EKG Technician Entrepreneurship
Patient Care Technician (Coming Soon) Pharmacy Technician
Prep Cook (Coming Soon) Safety & Security Guard
Social Services Assistant Sound Engineer/Technician

Download a brochure for printing and sharing.    SNAP E & T Brochure

Contact Us:

SNAP E & T Information
Joette Johnson, Program Coordinator

Rajashri Paricharak, Continuing Education Aide

Wendy Andino-Williams, Data & Career Specialist