2012 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1301 (Conference Report)

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SCHEV - VAST Program

Item 144 #1c

Item 144 #1c

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Education: Higher Education
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia FY2013 $100,000 FY2014 $100,000 GF

Page 124, line 33, strike "$69,571,415" and insert "$69,671,415".
Page 124, line 33, strike "$69,571,415" and insert "$69,671,415".
Page 125, line 11, strike "$595,000" and "$595,000" and insert:
"$695,000" and "$695,000".

(This amendment provides funding to serve an additional 300 high school students over the biennium from across the Commonwealth in the Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars (VAST) program. More than 90 percent of the program graduates are pursuing degrees in STEM undergraduate programs.)