$500 to register
$1000 before the start of the 1st class
$500 per week after that until the balance is paid in full.
& internship will not be issued or approved if a balance is owed
and its the students responsibility to contact us to make sure payment
is made by the start of each weeks first class. Please continue the
checkout process and you will be contacted by phone to make the 1st
Scholarship Information & criteria (Applicants must qualify for at least one of these eight criteria)
Residence in an area of disproportionate impact as identified for at
least 5 of the past 10 years and an income that does not exceed 200% of
the Federal Poverty Level;
Either have been or currently unemployed or underemployed within the
last six months from Holyoke and the surrounding areas. Note: An
unemployed individual is defined as an individual who is not currently
employed. An underemployed individual is defined as an individual who is
working outside the target sector and earning less than a
3. A past drug conviction and residence in Massachusetts for at least the preceding 12 months; or
Married to or the child of a person with a drug conviction and
residence in Massachusetts for at least the preceding 12 months.
5. Those who have been arrested for cannabis or cannabis-related charges in any U.S. State;
6. Woman, Veteran, Disabled, Native American, LGTBQ, African American, Hispanic, or other Minority
Residents of Holyoke or surrounding areas that are identified as
disproportionately impacted by the drug war by the cannabis control
commission in Massachusetts.
Disclaimer: there are a limited number of scholarships available and are on a first come, first serve basis.
Add to cart for all payment options, including payment plans and scholarships.
order to be employed within the cannabis industry, you must obtain a
license from the Cannabis Control Commission that will include a
background check. If you are in doubt or curious about what may or may
not be on your record, you can apply for a free confidential CORI / SORI
background check before you start class. There is no cost to you. The
results are strictly confidential. If there is something that might
prevent you from obtaining a license and you choose to share the
results, we may be able to offer a more in-depth interpretation,
alternative solution and help in establishing remediation. If you would
like to apply for a the free background check, call 413.552.2320 AFTER
you have registered and paid for your course.