(e) Internship coordinators and grants.
As a continuing 3
appropriation, the amounts in the schedule for internship coordinator positions 4
created and grants made under s. 36.25 (54). No moneys may be encumbered under 5
this paragraph until September 1, 2016.
36.25 (54) Internship coordinators and grants.
The board shall make efforts 8
to assist college campus and university students in securing internships with 9
businesses. The board shall create full-time equivalent positions to be funded from 10
the appropriation under s. 20.285 (1) (e) for the purpose of coordinating those efforts. 11
From the appropriation under s. 20.285 (1) (e), the board shall make grants based 12
on financial need to students who secure unpaid internships as a result of those 13
efforts. No later than September 1, 2017, and annually thereafter, the board shall 14
submit a report to the appropriate standing committees of the legislature under s. 15
13.172 (3) on the number of paid and unpaid internships secured by students in the 16
preceding year as a result of those efforts.