BOCES receives $500K federal grant

Otsego Northern Catskills BOCES was awarded $499,926 from the United States Department of Agriculture for Rural Development, according to a media release.

The money will be used for distance learning programs and telemedicine offerings.

The primary focus of this grant is to combat these challenges by providing classes and resources otherwise not widely available in the region, in particular, STEM-related — Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics — courses and preventative education on opioid abuse.

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