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Hudson Reporter: HCCCollege One of 10 Colleges Nationwide to Receive $100,000 Metallica Scholars Initiative Award

Hudson County Community College (HCCC) has been chosen from a highly competitive field of community colleges across the United States to receive $100,000 for training that will transform the future of individuals and the community.

HCCC is one of just ten community colleges nationwide to have been named to the Metallica Scholars Initiative Cohort 4. As a recipient, the College will provide instruction and a pathway to certification in welding for previously incarcerated individuals. The life-changing HCCC program will be offered in partnership with the New Jersey Reentry Corporation and the Governor’s Reentry Training and Employment Center in Kearny.

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