About Grainger and the industrial skilled trades
As North America’s leading distributor of industrial supplies, Grainger is committed to helping stem the growing shortage of skilled workers while supporting the increasing technical demands of today’s industrial workplace. Through programs such as the American Association of Community Colleges’ Trades in Focus initiative and the Grainger Tools for Tomorrow® scholarship program, Grainger is investing in the people and institutions that keep our businesses and communities working. More information about Grainger and technical education.
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Trades In Focus Collaborating Institutions
- College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL
- Delgado Community College, New Orleans, LA
- Forsyth Technical Community College, Winston-Salem, NC
- Northeast Community College, Norfolk, NE
- San Diego Miramar College, San Diego, CA