Increase College and Career Readiness Grants $10 Million


Maintains the existing State General Fund of $8 million and appropriates an additional $2 million over the biennium for College and Career Readiness Grants. The Department will continue this competitive grant program with an emphasis to provide every student in every high school every opportunity to participate in advanced coursework, dual enrollment, and work-based learning experiences. This program aligns with and provides direct aid to schools to implement the Governor’s emphasis on workforce development (S.B. 66 and S.B. 19).