NIC Graphic Design Program Awarded Grant | Business
The North Idaho College graphic design program has been awarded a one time investment of $6,000 as well as a grant that will fund annual scholarships.
Jobs Plus Inc. of Coeur d'Alene presented the program with the investment which will be used to purchase equipment and technology to support the needs of the program. Panhandle State Bank, Avista, Empire Airlines, Mountain West Bank and Kootenai Health all contributed to the $6,000.
In addition to that, Jobs Plus will also donate $4,000 annually to fund scholarships for up to two students. A condition of the scholarship is that the recipients will design, support and maintain a new website for Jobs Plus. The partnership will allow Jobs Plus to attract new business to the area while showcasing the talent in NIC's graphic deign program.