Education briefs: Lilly scholarship deadlines, CRC classes

Enroll in Ivy Tech classes at resource center

The Brown County Career Resource Center, 246 E. Main St., will offer three Ivy Tech Bloomington classes in the fall: English Composition, Introduction to Psychology and Medical Terminology.

Registration is due by Monday, Aug. 14. For more information, call the CRC at 812-988-5880.

Lilly scholarship applications, information available

High school students graduating in 2018 can apply for the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program next month.

One winner is awarded full tuition and fees for four years of undergraduate study at an Indiana public or private college or university, and up to $900 per year for required books and equipment.

Applications are available at the Brown County Community Foundation office, 209 N. Van Buren St., or at browncountygives.org.

A guardian/student information meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14 in the Brown County High School auditorium. Completed applications are due by 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18.

For more information, call the BCCF at 812-988-4882 or email scholarships@bccfin.org.

Sign language classes available

American Sign Language classes are offered at the Brown County Career Resource Center. New classes will begin in late September. Call the CRC at 812-988-5880 for more information.

Nursing assistant class series planned in fall

Certified nursing assistant classes are offered periodically at the Brown County Career Resource Center, depending on interest. The next class at 246 E. Main St. is planned for fall.

For more information or to register, call 812-988-5880.

Computer support training certificate offered

A+ Computer Support Specialist Class (A+ Certification) is offered at the Brown County Career Resource Center depending on interest level. Call the CRC at 812-988-5880 for more information or to register.

Discounts offered for multiple class enrollments

The Brown County Career Resource Center offers discounts for multiple enrollments or for friends who enroll in classes at the same time. The discount does not apply to Ivy Tech classes.

For more information, call the CRC at 812-988-5880.

Register for beginning Quick Books class at CRC

A beginning Quick Books class is offered at the Brown County Career Resource Center periodically throughout the year. Call 812-988-5880 for more information.

High school equivalency class times set each week

Classes focused on the high school equivalency assessment exam — formerly called GED classes — are taught year-round from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the Brown County Career Resource Center, 246 E. Main St.

Students who cannot attend then can arrange instruction by appointment or by distance learning.

People enrolled in adult education may be eligible for free job training through Work One.

For more information, call 812-988-5880.

Small-business counseling available for free

The Brown County Career Resource Center, 246 E. Main St., offers individual small-business counseling sessions through the Service Corps of Retired Executives.

There is no charge for the sessions, which meet in the morning on the first Thursday of every month. An appointment is required.

For more information or to register, call 812-988-5880.