Career & College Readiness Grants


State General Fund of $3 million in FY 2016 and $5 million in FY 2017 for College and Career Readiness Grants. The Department will create a new category of school aid for high schools to offer innovative programs targeted to improve the graduation rate and readiness upon exit. Competitive grants for 12th grade readiness, dual enrollment courses and STEM education will be awarded to the school districts and charter schools.