Jobs and Education for Texans Grant (JET) Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurse (Associate Degree in Nursing, Radiologic technology Associate)
The Jobs and Education for Texans Grant (JET) provides grants to purchase and install equipment necessary for the operation of career and technical education courses or programs in a high-demand occupation. The JET program allowed the start-up costs associated with developing career and technical education programs. PSJA ISD received funding to support PSJA ISD’s early college high school CTE seniors who are pursuing Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurse (Associate Degree in Nursing, Radiologic technology Associate) thus, increasing the number of students declaring their pathway in the Business Industry Field so they can attain a high demand occupation and have access to cutting edge equipment and trainig while still enrolled in high school.
=300,000 TOTAL GRANT FUNDING 03/01/2017 to 02/28/2018 =$285,000 (95% TWC Funding) =$15,000 (5% PSJA ISD CTE Department CASH Match)
Partners: Nuestra Clinica Del Valley, South Texas Behavioral Health Center, PSJA ISD Clinic (HealthSmart), Mid Valley Behavioral Health & Psychological Services, Brighter Smiles Dental