Kentucky Gets Grant To Help Cover Testing Fees For Low Income Students

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Updated: 8/01/2012 10:51 pm
Kentucky is one of 43 states to receive federal grant money to cover all or part of the fees charged to low-income students for taking Advanced Placement tests.

Levels of funding were determined on the basis of state estimates of the numbers of tests that would be taken by low-income students.

Kentucky will receive $394,457, which will go to the state's Department of Education.

The total amount of grant money for the 43 states was $21.5 million.
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