WDIO: Nolan Announces $1 Million for 8th District Colleges
8th District Congressman Rick Nolan says more than $1 million will go to colleges within the District.
Recipients include Lake Superior College, the College of St. Scholastica, Central Lakes College, and Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Cambridge.
Lake Superior College will receive $292,340, and the College of St. Scholastica is getting $284,755.
Central Lakes College will get $235,235, and Anoka-Ramsey Community College in Cambridge is receiving $220,000.
The money is coming from the Department of Education through the TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) Program for colleges in the Eight District.
The grant is expected to be for a total of five years, with the first budget period ranging from September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016.