Mountain BizWorks Learning Scholarships

How to Apply for a Mountain BizWorks Scholarship 

Mountain BizWorks and our funding partners strive to expand access to our services by offering financial-need-based scholarships and rural-based scholarships as current support allows. Without a scholarship, our classes are full price and coaching is $55/ hour. To see if you qualify for financial-need-based scholarships, please review the Housing and Urban Development Guidelines for the county in which you reside.

Required documents to apply for a scholarship: 

  1. Valid US Photo ID
  2. Document showing your personal total household income (example documents include most recent year’s tax return overview page, W2, two recent consecutive pay stubs, SSI documents, etc.)
  3. Business EIN or Social Security Number

You can apply for a scholarship through the class enrollment form or coaching application.

    • Please select YES within the designated form to indicate your interest in receiving free or reduced-cost learning resources
    • You have the option of uploading your documents when you apply or in the form below

If you have any questions, please contact Lilley Egues, Learning Program Coordinator,


Why Mountain BizWorks

We help entreprenuers overcome obstacles, grow strategically, and create jobs.

Our work is all about creating a healthy economy and community in the WNC region. We believe in dreamers and are radically improving their ability to become entreprenuers.