Congressman Neal announces STEM grants for college students
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Congressman Richard Neal announced grants at Springfield Technical Community College Wednesday morning.
According to a news release from STCC, the grants will be used to expand support services to help Hispanic and low-income students to pursue degrees in the STEM field. STCC is a federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution, meaning their Latinx enrollment exceeds 25 percent.
The event began at 11 a.m. and was held in the Smith & Wesson STCC Advanced Manufacturing Building, Room 118. The campus is located at 1 Armory Street in Springfield.