2021 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB1800 (Chapter 552)

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Item 260

Item 260

First Year - FY2021Second Year - FY2022
Administrative and Support Services (19900)$3,981,650
General Management and Direction (19901)FY2021 $38,794FY2022 $38,794
Operation of Higher Education Centers (19931)FY2021 $3,942,856
FY2022 $3,942,856
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2021 $2,766,000
FY2022 $2,766,000
SpecialFY2021 $1,215,650FY2022 $1,215,650

Authority: Title 23.1, Chapter 31, Article 7, Code of Virginia.

A. The board of trustees of the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center may establish and administer agreements with out-of-state institutions certified to operate in Virginia pursuant to § 23.1-219 Code of Virginia for such institutions to provide undergraduate-level and graduate-level instructional programs at the Center.

B. Out of the appropriation for this item, $500,000 each $1,000,000 the second year from the general fund shall be deposited to the Virginia Rural Information Technology Apprenticeship Grant Fund, as established in § 23.1-3129.1 Code of Virginia, for the purpose of awarding grants on a competitive basis from the Fund to small, rural information technology businesses in qualifying localities to establish apprenticeship programs.