The Labor Department's Office of Disability Employment Policy will award $1.8 million to assist states in implementing the High School/High Tech (HS/HT) program on a statewide basis. HS/HT is a career development program designed to provide high school aged youth with disabilities with an opportunity to explore careers or gain further education that may lead to technology-related careers. These programs, which have generally been locally directed and supported, serve both in-school and out-of-school youth with disabilities in a year round program of corporate site visits, mentoring, job shadowing, guest speakers, after school activities and summer internships. Eligible applicants for...

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