Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2009

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY 2009

7027-0016 - School-to-Work Programs Matching Grants

Account Description FY2008
House 2
7027-0016 School-to-Work Programs Matching Grants
For matching grants for various school-to-work programs; provided, that the board of elementary and secondary education shall establish guidelines for these programs in consultation with the department of workforce development; provided further, that any funds distributed from this item to cities, towns or regional school districts shall be deposited with the treasurer of that city, town or regional school district and held in a separate account and shall be expended by the school committee of the city, town or regional school district without further appropriation, notwithstanding any general or special laws to the contrary; provided further, that each grant awarded from this item shall be matched by the recipient from local, federal or private funds; and provided further, that the board of elementary and secondary education may determine the percentage match required on an individual grant basis
2,804,566 2,804,566



City / Town
House 2
Diploma plus pilot program with Commonwealth Corp. and the Department of Education Statewide200,000
For the state's matching grant to the CS squared program at the Corporation for Business, Work, and Learning Statewide734,400
Jobs for Bay State Graduates, Inc., a non-profit that addresses youth unemployment and school drop-out issues Statewide942,191
Blue Hills Regional vocation school for the School to Careers Partnership to fund a teacher externship and student internship program  42,975
Diploma Plus Program at Cape Cod Community College Barnstable50,000
Foundation for the Humanities Adult Basic Education Program Northampton200,000
Junior Achievement of Central MA Central Massachusetts60,000
Junior Achievement of Western MA Western Massachusetts50,000
MY TURN Inc. Statewide50,000
Pilot program to reduce violence in K-8 Southbridge100,000
Amer-I-Can Pilot Program for Youth At-Risk Springfield250,000
Junior Achievement of Eastern MA Eastern Massachusetts75,000

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