2011 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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NSU - Saturday Science Academy

Item 169 #3c

Item 169 #3c

First Year - FY2011 Second Year - FY2012
Education: Higher Education
Norfolk State University FY2011 $0 FY2012 $250,000 GF

Page 156, line 3, strike "$69,370,291" and insert "$69,620,291".
Page 157, after line 18, insert:
"I. Out of this appropriation, $250,000 the second year from the general fund is designated to support the Saturday Scientists Program to address the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) discipline areas and increase the number of minority students who pursue STEM careers."

(This amendment provides additional funds to support a joint high school-university Saturday Scientists program aimed at increasing the number of minority students in mathematics, science, computer science and engineering.)