Summary: S.360 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (04/22/1987)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Directs the Secretary of Education to make grants to specified State schools in Hawaii in order to implement the Kamehameha Elementary Education Program (KEEP). Requires the Secretary, by no later than the school year 1992-1993, to assure that the State of Hawaii (Department of Education) has implemented the KEEP model program. Authorizes appropriations of $3,000,000 for FY 1988, and such sums as necessary for FY 1989 through 1993.

Directs the Secretary to make grants to Native Hawaiian Organizations to develop and operate a minimum of 11 Family-Based Education Centers in Hawaii with prenatal and preschool programs. Authorizes appropriations of $2,400,000 for FY 1988, and such sums as necessary for FY 1989 through 1993.

Requires the Secretary to make grants to the Kamehameha Schools/Bernice Pauahi Bishop Estate for a demonstration program to provide Higher Education Fellowship assistance to Native Hawaiian students, including students in post-bachelor degree programs. Authorizes appropriations for FY 1988 through 1993.

Directs the Secretary to establish a Native Hawaiian Gifted and Talented Center at the University of Hawaii at Hilo and to make grants to, and enter into contracts with, the University of Hawaii at Hilo or the Kamehameha Schools/Bernice Pauahi Bishop Estate for demonstration projects designed to address the special needs of Native Hawaiian gifted and talented elementary and secondary school students and their families. Authorizes subcontracting by grantees, including with the Children's Television Workshop. Authorizes appropriations for FY 1988 through 1993.

Requires the Secretary to make grants to and enter into contracts with the State of Hawaii and/or Native Hawaiian Organizations to operate projects to address the special needs of Native Hawaiian students. Authorizes appropriations for FY 1988 through 1993.

Sets forth specified grant and contract requirements.