Colleges and Programs

Wyoming Colleges – This is a very easy and beneficial resource to use relative to searching Wyoming for a program of study that meets your career ambitions.

EdD Programs – If you are considering an advanced degree in education, you may want to check out this website for degree programs and doctoral funding opportunities.

College Scholarships, Wyoming – The ‘Quick Navigation’ feature on this website will help you find financial aid and scholarship information.

Wyoming College Grants Database – If you are a returning to college student, many options available for funding your higher education are provided on this website. Many grants and scholarships are listed for you to research and consider.

Most Affordable Colleges in Wyoming – If you are concerned about transfer credit to a Wyoming institute of higher learning, or if you need guidance on locating a college that is affordable to you, or maybe you are just perusing the grant and scholarship options for the state…..this site is a great resource.

Wyoming American Heritage Center – This digital center is an amazing dynamic educational resource containing papers, photos, albums, films, collections, letters and so much more relative to Wyoming’s history and culture.

Teacher Certification Degrees, Wyoming – If it’s your desire to become a teacher in the state of Wyoming, there are many paths to certification. The various certification processes are outlined for you on this website.

Healthcare Pathways, Wyoming – WOW! This is a wonderful website for information on the healthcare industry in Wyoming relative to healthcare schools (long list here with offerings at each), education requirements for specific healthcare jobs, career and employer information. Definitely worth a look if you want to work in the healthcare industry or if you are currently in a career but want to maximize your potential or expand your expertise and skillset.

Gear Up Wyoming – This website shares information about the partnership between the DOE and the University of Wyoming. The initiative is to increase achievement among those students who are low-performing or at-risk with a focus on middle and high school students. There are partner colleges and universities across the state. The goal of this partnership is to improve the preparedness of the students to enter and succeed in postsecondary education.

Wyoming CC Dual and Concurrent Enrollment – While still in high school, why not put your great academic studies to work for you? All seven Wyoming community colleges offer dual and concurrent enrollment courses for both academic transfer and career/technical education courses. Some courses are available through distance learning. Concurrent courses available in high school are taught by a college-approved teacher.

Wyoming Community Foundation, Scholarships – A long list of scholarships available across the state through this fund are listed. Donors to this fund hold a firm belief that scholarships are a way to affect the future of Wyoming by helping students further their education.

Wyoming Afterschool Alliance – Out of school time programs are featured here for the purpose of keeping youth and families positively impacted and in touch by providing necessary resources, technical assistance and training opportunities.

 

Job Seekers and Career

Wyoming Government Jobs – Here’s a handy listing of government job openings by county, city, tribal sites, public utilities and other categories.

Wyoming Dept. of Workforce Services – The Workforce Development Training Fund (WDTF) offers grant options to employers for professional development opportunities to increase their employee skill accomplishments. Examples of grants are business training, pre-hire development, pre-obligation and apprenticeships.

Wind River Job Corps – This center supports the Job Corps national program. It represents a no-cost education and career technical training program to help young people ages 16-24 improve the quality of their lives through technical and academic training. Eligible young people benefit from achieving skillset needed for future employment in a meaningful job or to pursue further formal education.

iHireConstruction, Wyoming – Very simply, you want a job in construction in the state of Wyoming? Look no further than this search tool.

Wyoming Administration & Information, Jobs – One-stop ‘shopping’ on this webpage for current government jobs available across the state of Wyoming.

Wyoming at Work – This website is designed for job seekers, students, case managers, employers, training providers, workforce professionals and anyone else seeking benefits and services of a strong employment search tool. This ‘system’ of information is easy to navigate. It does come across as very text-based but it was purposely developed that way to easily adapt for a viewer using a screen reader.

Wyoming Hospital Association, Employment Opportunities – This webpage on WHA’s click to each of their job openings webpage.

 

Leadership and Development

Wyoming Rural Health Information Hub – If you want the latest information on current healthcare situations or perhaps, just update yourself on trends and articles of the profession, this webpage on the RHI Hub is a super resource.

Wyoming Health Organizations – If it’s a convenient, long list of organizations and affiliations in the healthcare industry across Wyoming is what you need, look here!

Wyoming Arts Council – This organization provides funding and support across the state of Wyoming for big and small art projects. They do this through grants, partnerships, programs and unique opportunities. By doing so, WAC plays an important part in the economic and social development of the state’s communities. Many grants and fellowships are offered each year.

Wyoming Mining Association – Membership in this association will provide you with support on promoting issues on behalf of the mining industry in the state. As well, you are a part of a ‘home base’ that acts as a reliable source of information on issues pertinent to the industry.

Wyoming Association of Conservation Districts – Water, forestry, wildlife, land….this organization is one of leadership when it comes to the preservation, protection, and enhancement of the state’s natural resources.

Wyoming Medical Society – This organization provides representation, advocacy and service to Wyoming physicians. It is a member-driven association and works to be able to respond swiftly to the changing healthcare environment in the state.

Wyoming Education Association – The members of WEA work in the state’s schools, colleges and universities as teachers in K-12 as well as higher education halls of learning. Their goal is to improve public education and the lives of Wyoming’s students. There are many professional education services listed on the website.

Wyoming Trucking Association – The primary mission of this association is the advancement of the interests of transporters of both property and passengers by motor vehicles. Educating those involved in the transportation industry on matters that affect their operations is foremost to its efforts.

Wyoming Stock Growers Association – This organization serves the livestock businesses and families of the state by protecting their economic, legislative, regulatory, judicial, environment and cultural interests. Their efforts are closely coordinated with sister Wyoming agricultural groups as well as interest groups in identifying common ground.

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Wyoming Labor Law Posters – For your start-up business you will need to display certain notices advising employees of their rights in the workplace. This is a convenient website that provides you with posters for free download to meet state requirements.

Wyoming Inventors – This source may prove to be more informational than resourceful, however, it’s extremely enlightening. This organization has a database of Wyoming inventors which indexes U.S. patents with Wyoming roots dating back to 1867. The coverage includes patents issued to inventors within the present-day state boundaries.

Wyoming Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.

How to Start a Business in Wyoming – WOW! This site is a super resource for instructions and guidance on your business venture startup.

Starting Your Business in Wyoming – If you are a ‘step-by-step’ person, then this website on how to start your Wyoming business in 7 steps will be a great resource for you. Behind each step is further information and guidance that is clear and concise without being overwhelming.

BusinessNameUSA – When this site says ‘One Stop Business Registration’ they mean it!! No matter what state, what type of business you are starting up or adding on to, licenses, permits, tax ID’s needed, you will be walked step-by-step through the process AND get a fee schedule so you know your due diligence start-up costs – at least from an administrative standpoint.

Wyoming Small Business Grants – State funding agencies, categories and the application itself can be found here.

Wyoming Economic Development Agency, Licensing and Permitting – Here is a great resource of information relative to business startup licenses and permits. The first part of the webpage is in Q&A format. Also available is a guide and handy checklist both in .pdf format.

 

Veterans

Wyoming Department of Employment & Workforce, Veterans Programs – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.

Wyoming Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.

The American Legion – Wyoming – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistant, and more.

Wyoming Military Department, Veterans Services – Veterans services are available to our nation’s heroes and their families through outreach, education, communication and legislation.

Hunting with Heroes – The mission of this organization is to give back to our nation’s disabled veterans by honoring them with unique hunting, fishing and other outdoor experiences. Progressive healing in an environment where our heroes can once again discover hope no matter what battles they continue to fight physically and emotionally.