2019 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Favola
Co-Patron(s): Ebbin, Edwards, Howell, Locke, Lucas, Petersen, Saslaw, Wagner
SCHEV - Cybersecurity Scholarships

Item 141 #4s

Item 141 #4s

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia FY2019 $1,000,000 FY2020 $1,000,000 GF

Page 183, line 19, strike "$82,587,332" and insert "$83,587,332".
Page 183, line 20, strike "$93,908,559" and insert "$94,908,559".

Page 186, line 32, strike "$500,000" and insert "$1,000,000".


(This amendment would provide $1.0 million GF in each year to fund additional cybersecurity scholarships and allow scholarship dollars to be made available to non-profit, public and private institutions of higher education. These institutions may award scholarship grants up to $10,000 per award to students in good academic standing who are pursuing a high-need cybersecurity workforce tracks. Students must agree to work in the Commonwealth for three years post graduation.)