Upskill Osceola

Free Scholarships for Osceola County Residents To Earn Higher Wages

Learn new skills. Launch your career. Earn more money.


Did you find a new passion during COVID-19? Or maybe you realized your current job or career isn’t the right fit anymore.

Osceola County residents impacted by COVID-19 can start or transition into a career in Healthcare, Manufacturing or Construction. These careers pay well, demand is high AND demand continues to grow – so you’ll secure your future.

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Healthcare is one of Florida’s fastest-growing industries.

With a variety of medical and non-medical careers to choose from – you’ll find a rewarding career that suits you.

Start Your Healthcare Career


$27.96 per hour

Average Wage


Jobs added by 2026

  • Medical Assistants
  • Dental Assistants
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Veterinary Technicians
  • Massage Therapists
  • Licensed Practical / Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Medical Records Specialist and Health Technicians


From theme parks and tourist attractions to new roads and housing communities, Central Florida is blooming with positions in this profession.

Start Your Construction Career


$23.96 per hour

Average Wage


Jobs added by 2026

  • Carpenters
  • Electricians and Electrician Helpers
  • Operating Engineers and Construction Equipment Operators
  • Construction and Building Inspectors
  • Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
  • Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators

Advanced Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing has made significant advancements using innovative technologies and processes. Do you know what kind of careers are available?

From assembly technicians to Computer Numerical Control (CNC) operators, businesses of all sizes need these positions filled.

Start Your Manufacturing Career


$25.31 per hour

Average Wage


Jobs added by 2026

  • Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
  • Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Operators
  • Packaging and Filling Machine Operators
  • Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators
  • Food Batchmakers
  • Machinists

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