SPB 7112: Postsecondary Education
PROPOSED BILL by Education
Postsecondary Education; Increasing the annual maximum number of scholarships that may be awarded; increasing the annual maximum award amount per student; creating the Florida National Merit Scholar Incentive Program; providing the purpose of the incentive program; requiring the Department of Education to administer the incentive program, advertise the availability of the incentive program, and notify students, teachers, parents, and school administrators about the incentive program’s criteria and application procedures, etc.
Last Action: 3/27/2014 Senate - Submit as committee bill by Education (SB 1710)
Location: Acted on by committee/council, pending report (ED)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Submitted for consideration by Education
• On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/25/14, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building -- Submitted as Committee Bill; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
• Submit as committee bill by Education (SB 1710)
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