Community Colleges – Workforce Readiness Grant Program – Established

Bill Number:  SB0515

Bill Sponsor(s):  Senator Ferguson

Subject:  Appropriations,Education, Health & Env. Affairs

Bill Summary:

Establishing the Workforce Readiness Grant Program; specifying the purpose of the Program; authorizing each community college campus to accept certain donations that further the purpose of the Program; requiring the Governor, in fiscal year 2024, to appropriate for each community college supplemental funding equal to the lesser of $25,000 for each campus of each community college or the amount of certain donations in fiscal years 2022 and 2023; requiring that certain funding be in addition to certain State funding; etc.

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