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

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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