CareerUp Info Session: Get to know Capital IDEA, a non-profit offering financial support for your education. We can help you earn the right community college degree or certifications to get you started in a great career—free to you.
Date: Wednesday, 08/11/21
Time: 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Please join a few minutes early
Topics we'll cover:
1.) What we can pay for: tuition, textbooks, and more
2.) Your career choices and the degree or certificate you'll earn
3.) How to qualify
4.) How to apply
This event is open to residents of these Texas counties: Travis, Williamson, Hays, and Bastrop (limited to City of Bastrop and Elgin residents — eligibility extended into Summer 2021).
During the info session, we’ll go over which careers are available in each county. If you’d like to check ahead of time, use the county search field: Career Directory
Sign up below. Then check your email for your link and login instructions.
Registrations are closed for this event.
FAQ: Why is this program free?
As a nonprofit with a mission to get our Central Texas neighbors into great careers, we raise money for your education. Each year we raise around $5 million, enough to fund our program and cover the tuition and textbooks for over 800 adults — like you! If you’re eligible for our program, your tuition and textbooks are already paid for by the generous support of our funders, including our three largest investors: the City of Austin, Travis County, and St. David’s Foundation. If you could make good use of a free college education Sign Up.