WorkFirst Program

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The Grays Harbor College WorkFirst Program and its community partners assist parents who currently receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) prepare for and find employment.

What WorkFirst Can Help With

The WorkFirst grant may be able to fund the following expenses for Pre-College / Basic Skills classes, High School Completion classes, short-term training, and eligible professional/technical programs

  • Tuition
  • Books
  • Fees

Am I Eligible?

To be eligible for the WorkFirst grant, you must be receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) assistance and you must be referred from your DSHS case manager to be eligible for specific programs.

Additional Services

  • Educational Planning
  • College Readiness
  • Educational Assessments
  • Resume Help
  • Job Search Assistance

Forms and Publications

Apply for Funding

To apply for workforce funding, please complete our Workforce Funding Application. Once you've completed the application, turn it in to the Workforce Funding and Support office in the 800 building.