City of Ontario Begins First Community College Scholarship Program

On August 16, 2016, the Ontario City Council approved an agreement with the Ontario-Montclair Schools Foundation to provide administrative support of the Ontario’s Community College Promise Program.Ontario believes that all children within the City should have the opportunity to follow their dreams to attend a vocational or higher learning institution.  To help fulfill this dream, the Ontario City Council has established a scholarship program for high school graduates which will provide free tuition for up to two consecutive years at a California community college of the student’s choice.  The goal out of this program is to expand access to higher education for students and support local economic and workforce development initiatives.