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NCI Awarded Grant from Claude Moore Charitable Foundation

(Martinsville, VA) The Claude Moore Charitable Foundation has awarded New College Foundation a $60,000 grant to support New College Institute in program development that will build and strengthen the healthcare workforce in southern Virginia and across the Commonwealth.

“The Claude Moore Charitable Foundation is excited by the opportunity to support NCI as they work to develop programs that educate and train individuals to fill in-demand positions in the health workforce. These jobs are in the region, provide good wages, and access to personal growth if desired.” said Dr. Bill Hazel, Senior Deputy Executive Director at Claude Moore.

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New College & Radford Partner to Address Regional Needs

As a solution to the growing demand for healthcare services, Radford University is expanding its presence at New College Institute (NCI) in Southern Virginia. Radford will offer a spring course entitled Substance Use and Dependency — an elective for students within the Master of Social Work (MSW) program at NCI.

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Grant of $648,000 Brings Together PHCC, NCI, and More Local Partners

A Southern Virginia economic development and education partnership which includes Patrick Henry Community College and New College Institute has been awarded a $648,000 state grant to prepare local students for high-growth careers in information technology, advanced manufacturing, and related fields.

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