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Forest Workforce Training Institute Technical Training Scholarship Program

Financial assistance is provided for individuals who are interested in beginning a career in the forest industry but require technical training prior to employment.


  • Must be 18 years old or older and able to qualify for the job sought
  • The training program must be offered by FWTI or FWTI-approved providers including but not limited to: community or technical schools/colleges, and local/state/federal training providers For information on approved providers, please email
  • Available only for individuals who reside in Alabama

Financial assistance will be awarded at the sole discretion of the Scholarship Committee based on any or all of the following factors: the amount of funds available, the number of applicants, and the qualifications and needs of the applicant. 

The Forest Workforce Training Institute provides financial assistance regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, marital status, or age.