In full transparency, large portions of this report are a press release from the Baker-Polito administration
FRAMINGHAM – The Baker-Polito Administration today, August 16 announced $9.7 million in grants from the Skills Capital Grant Program to 47 educational organizations across the Commonwealth to update equipment and expand student enrollment in programs that provide career education.
The awards announced today mark $102 million in total funding provided to high schools, colleges and other educational organizations since the program’s inception in 2015.
The Skills Capital Grant Program was originally launched in 2015 with the goal of replacing outdated equipment and technology, mainly at vocational technical high schools and community colleges.
Since then, the program has evolved into a crucial component of local workforce training efforts by expanding the number of…