CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.
Massachusetts has launched a new $200,000 pilot project to encourage farming in cities across the state.
The student is going to benefit so should they foot the bill?
Applications are being accepted for $8 million in grants designed to improve the delivery of mental health and substance abuse services in Massachusetts.
Conversations about college choices and payment should take place before the kid gets out of middle school.
The Boston area is getting more than $17.5 million in public safety grants from the Department of Homeland Security.
The student is going to benefit so should they pay for college?
In all, some 3,000 workers will get new training, and 200 new jobs will be created as a result of these grants.
Five police departments including the State Police just got a big grant with money aimed at helping their four legged officers.