Announcing the availability of the grant application for the Securing Our Children’s Future Bond Act Career and Technical Education (CTE) expansion projects at county colleges in New Jersey. Fifty million dollars has been allocated for use by county colleges to fund construction projects for facilities that support CTE program enhancements by constructing or expanding classrooms, laboratories, libraries, computer facilities, and other academic structures to increase CTE program capacity, which will provide direct benefits to students.
On November 6, 2018, the voters approved a general obligation bond issuance of $50,000,000 for county college career and technical education (CTE) grants in association with the Securing Our Children’s Future Bond Act, P.L. 2018, c. 119 (the Act), which Governor Murphy signed on August 27, 2018.
One purpose of the Act is to provide New Jersey county colleges with financial resources to increase the county colleges’ capacity to offer CTE programs.