AP exam grants: how much each state is receiving

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Posted: Aug 12, 2014 5:56 PM

A look at how much each state received in Education Department grants to reduce the cost of advanced placement exams for low-income students. The grant covers advanced placement exams administered by the College Board, the International Baccalaureate Organization and Cambridge International Examinations:

State Applicant Amount*
AK State of Alaska Department of Education & Early Development $26,843
AL Alabama Department of Education $40,034
AZ Arizona Department of Education $704,137
CA California Department of Education $10,736,965
CO Colorado Department of Education $455,128
CT Connecticut State Department of Education $293,444
DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education $141,334
DE Delaware Department of Education $97,841
HI Hawaii State Department of Education $104,030
IA Iowa Department of Education $59,823
ID Idaho State Department of Education $75,552
IL Illinois State Board of Education $2,224,219
IN Indiana Department of Education $474,939
KS Kansas State Department of Education $82,176
KY Kentucky Department of Education $464,887
LA Louisiana Department of Education $281,745
MA Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education $672,919
MD Maryland State Department of Education $635,077
ME State of Maine, Department of Education $83,961
MI Michigan Department of Education $639,367
MO Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education $188,048
MS Mississippi Department of Education $54,287
MT Montana Office of Public Instruction $4,604
NC North Carolina Department of Public Instruction $759,099
NE Nebraska Department of Education $5,331
NH New Hampshire Department of Education $30,399
NJ New Jersey Department of Education $585,366
NM New Mexico Public Education Department $46,240
NV Nevada Department of Education $435,616
NY New York State Education Department $2,643,454
OH Ohio Department of Education $349,518
OR Oregon Department of Education $198,258
PA Pennsylvania Department of Education $596,608
RI Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education $74,057
SD South Dakota Department of Education $7,513
TN State of Tennessee $67,516
TX Texas Education Agency $3,018,808
VA Virginia Department of Education $358,608
VI Virgin Islands Department of Education $16,745
VT Vermont Agency of Education $29,928
WA Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction $655,883
WV West Virginia Department of Education $62,693
Totals

Note: The award amounts cover a portion of the spring 2015 exams for each state.

Source: U.S. Department of Education