2024 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Floor Approved)

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VCCS - Support Foster Youth in Great Expectations Program

Item 200 #9h

Item 200 #9h

First Year - FY2025 Second Year - FY2026
Education: Higher Education
Virginia Community College System FY2025 $150,000 FY2026 $150,000 GF

Page 236, line 34, strike "$1,060,269,383" and insert "$1,060,419,383".
Page 236, line 34, strike "$1,059,269,383" and insert "$1,059,419,383".

Page 239, line 10, strike "$500,000" and "$500,000" and insert:

"$650,000" and $650,000".


(This amendment provides funding to support the hiring of a position at the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) to coordinate services for foster youth involved with the Great Expectations Program to improve access to higher education at 4-year colleges and universities. This position shall work with the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) and accredited nonprofit private institutions of higher education to find partnerships with 4-year colleges and universities willing to support the foster care population in obtaining a 4-year degree.)