Education

Guthrie Statement on Biden’s Unfair Student Loan Debt Plan

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as co-chair of the Congressional Apprenticeship Caucus, released the following statement on President Biden’s student loan debt plan. “President Biden’s plan to cancel student debt means Americans who decided to pursue careers that did not require taking on student debt or who worked hard to pay off their debt already,…

Guthrie Announces 2022 Congressional App Challenge

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced that the Congressional App Challenge in Kentucky’s Second District has officially begun.  “The Congressional App Challenge is an opportunity for students to discover their potential with coding. I’m happy to host this competition for the fourth year in a row and announce the 2022 Congressional App Challenge for…

Guthrie Announces 2022 Art Competition Winners

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BARDSTOWN, KY – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced winners of the 2022 Congressional Art Competition at the art competition reception he hosted in Bardstown on Monday with students, who participated in the competition, along with their families and educators. Guthrie and other Members of the U.S. House of Representatives host an annual congressional art contest each spring for…

Guthrie Announces 2022 Congressional Art Competition

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced that the 2022 Congressional Art Competition for Kentucky’s Second District is officially underway. Congressman Guthrie along with other Members of the U.S. House of Representatives sponsor the Congressional Art Competition for high school students for their respective congressional districts. “I’m excited to announce the…

Guthrie Announces 2021 Congressional App Challenge Winners

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced the 2021 winners of the Congressional App Challenge from Kentucky’s Second District during Computer Science Education Week. The overall first place winner is Glasgow High School student Emma Bunch, who created the app “Cure.” In total, 55 apps were created for this year’s app challenge, which was the highest participation…

Guthrie Reintroduces the Net Price Calculator Improvement Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), along with Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03), reintroduced the Net Price Calculator Improvement Act. This bipartisan legislation would make improvements to existing law by increasing transparency and the accessibility of information about the cost of college for students and their families. “The financial cost of attending a college…

Guthrie Announces Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College Grant

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced a grant of $232,050 per year for an anticipated five-year period for Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC). This grant is from the U.S. Department of Education for the Educational Opportunity Centers Program, which is part of the Federal TRIO Programs (TRIO). SKYCTC plans to target its 10-county…

Guthrie To Host 2021 Service Academy Information Fair

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Please note: Elizabethtown High School is requiring masks to be worn indoors in the common areas during the Service Academy Information Fair. ELIZABETHTOWN, KY - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) will host the 2021 Service Academy Information Fair at 5 p.m. ET on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Elizabethtown High School. “I’m happy to host the annual Service Academy Information Fair…

Guthrie Announces WKU Grant for Largest Optical Telescope in Kentucky

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced a $312,294 grant for Western Kentucky University (WKU) from the National Science Foundation (NSF). WKU has been awarded this grant to replace their decades-old telescope and control system with a modern telescope and control system at the university’s Bell Observatory. This will be the largest optical telescope in Kentucky.…