Nine states and the District of Columbia were awarded federal funds in the second phase of the U.S. Education Department’s Race to the Top competition.

State

Award

Massachusetts

$250 million

New York

$700 million

Hawaii

$75 million

Florida

$700 million

Rhode Island

$75 million

District of Columbia

$75 million

Maryland

$250 million

Georgia

$400 million

North Carolina

$400 million

Ohio

$400 million