Career Launcher Student Grants

NCRF will be offering five to seven grants each quarter that will cover the cost for students to participate in the NCRF Career Launcher program.



Eligibility criteria

To be eligible to apply for the NCRF Career Launcher Student Grants, students must meet the following criteria: Affirm they are currently a court reporting student enrolled in a court reporting school and/or can provide verification that they have passed one skills test at 180 wpm or higher.



Application information

  • Applications that are received and include all required information will be entered into a drawing that will be held live on Facebook.
  • Applications not drawn as winners will be included in all future drawings in which five to seven more entries will be chosen.
  • Grant winners will be featured in an article in an issue of the JCR Weekly and the Up-to-Speed quarterly student newsletter.



Quarterly drawings and submission dates

Applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. Eastern the day before each drawing.


SUBMISSION DATE (by 5 p.m. Eastern)
 January 14, 2022  January 15, 2022
 April 14, 2022  April 15, 2022 
 August 14, 2022  August 15, 2022
 December 14, 2022  December 15, 2022

Submit applications by email to Jill Parker Landsman, NCRF Manager, at