Funding Options


ACCESS-VR (Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation) may provide financial assistance for training costs to eligible individuals with disabilities. The Southern Tier ACCESS-VR Office serves Broome, Chenango, Chemung, Delaware, Otsego, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins counties. For more information, please call 607-721-8400 or 800-888-5010.


CSS Workforce New York

CSS Workforce New York has formed a cooperative partnership with GST BOCES Adult Education and Training. This partnership allows qualified job seekers to access training grants.

To start the process, please call your local CSS Workforce New York Career Center and ask to speak with a Career Counselor Contact Information for CSS Workforce New York:

Elmira, NY 607-733-7131
Hornell, NY 607-324-8388
Bath, NY 607-776-2125
Montour Falls, NY 607-535-6840


Veteran Services

GST BOCES will help you navigate your Post 9/11 Gl Bill® eligibility. For more information, please contact John Mras, our Certifying Official, at 607-739-7905.


Department of Social Services

GST BOCES works closely with the local Department of Social Services to award grant funding to qualifying individuals receiving assistance. For more information on funding eligibility, call 607-795-7905.