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

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY 2009

7070-0065 - Massachusetts State Scholarship Program

Account Description FY2008
House 2
7070-0065 Massachusetts State Scholarship Program
For a program of financial aid to provide financial assistance to Massachusetts students enrolled in and pursuing a program of higher education at any approved college, university, school of nursing, or other institution furnishing a program of higher education; provided, that not less than $78,680,000 shall be provided for need-based financial aid programs
93,874,051 94,315,518



City / Town
House 2
Pilot Scholarship program for Math and Science Teachers who are "Out of Field" teachers Statewide1,000,000
Community college access grants (foster furcolo) Statewide14,395,295
State college access grants Statewide9,896,550
Needs based financial assistance for Massachusetts residents at UMass Statewide8,697,220
Part-time student grant program Statewide3,148,902
Matching scholarship grants to needy Massachusetts students at private institutions Statewide20,773,508
Financial assistance for Massachusetts students to participate in the Washington Center Massachusetts Initiative Academic Internship program Statewide350,000
Administration of scholarships Statewide1,689,945
Pilot scholarship program for all early childhood educators in the commonwealth Statewide4,000,000
To One-Family, Inc. to administer scholarship program for homeless families with children under 18 Statewide850,000
Grants to residents of the Commonwealth working as paraprofessionals while pursuing teachers certification Statewide2,249,216

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