Grants Available for Students Seeking GED in Lanier County

August 10, 2017

Lakeland, GA -- The Lanier County Adult Education program of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College has grants available for students working towards a GED. Students enrolling in GED classes may be eligible for funds to assist with transportation and the cost of the GED tests as well as incentives when completing the GED and entering employment or college. The WIOA Out of School Youth grant is available to students who are at 16-24 years of age and meet other eligibility requirements. Funding is available through a partnership with WorkSource Georgia of the Southern Georgia Regional Commission.

The Lanier County Adult Education program is located at 1042 W. Thigpen in Lakeland, and classes are offered Tuesday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and Tuesday/Thursday evenings, 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Call 229-482-3332 for more information or visit