2020 Back on Track in Texas Funding from: Greater Texas Foundation Pass through entity: Jobs for the Future

The purpose of the Back on Track in Texas is to supplement the continued support from the Greater Texas Foundation to strengthen dropout recovery schools and programs across Texas. The grant will provide support and T/A for internships to - Students will participate in a job shadowing and / or internship program with local businesses in their areas of career interest, while providing the students an Academic Persistence Officer who will mentor them academically and connect them with job opportunities related to their career interests. The Academic Persistence (APO) Officer will serve as a job site / Liaison (Coordinating services to students)
Start Date: 01/01/2020 End Date: 12/15/2020
Funding = $100,000.00