Dollywood announced they'll start paying a hundred percent of tuition for employees who wish to further their education which includes the cost of fees and textbooks.
The education benefits package is available to all team members on the first day of their employment. The company says it's a way for employees at all levels to pursue their personal and professional dreams.
Piloted by Dolly Parton's operating partner Herschend Enterprises, the program from GROW U. will mark a significant investment for workers. President of Dollywood Company Eugene Naughton says it's an opportunity for employees to grow.
The program will officially launch Feb. 24 for all seasonal, part-time, and full-time employees at Dollywood Parks & Resorts. Hosts can enroll in the program on their first day of employment.