Coronavirus Aid, 救援 and Economic Security (CARES) Act Emergency 金融援助 Grant
最近签署的冠状病毒援助, 救援, and Economic Security (CARES) Act established the Higher Education Emergency 救援 Fund (HEERF). 新濠天地平台 was awarded $603,652 of funding from HEERF and intends to use no less than 50%, or $301,826, to directly support students whose lives and educations have been disrupted by COVID-19 pandemic. Direct support to students will be provided as an emergency financial aid grant and can be used for expenses such as food, 住房, 课程材料, 技术, 卫生保健, 还有儿童保育.
新濠天地平台 CARES Act Funding for student emergency grants
- HEERF学生拨款- 301,826美元
- HEERF标题IV合格学生- 605
- 综合应急基金已支付资金- 303,105美元
The CARES Act defines basic eligibility criteria students must meet to receive these funds. The 新濠天地平台 has developed a methodology for identifying students that eligible for this grant. A student must meet the following criteria to be eligible for CARES Act funds:
- MCCN has received a valid 2019-2020 FAFSA application;
- Domestic student seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree from the 新濠天地平台;
- Student was taking at least on in-person class at the time of disruption, 2020年春季学期.
CARES Act funds will be disbursed to your student account and then refunded to your bank account or in the form of a paper check. These funds are meant for direct student support, which means 新濠天地平台 will provide the full amount of emergency financial aid grant as a refund whether or not a student has an outstanding balance. Students who had not filed the 2019-2020 FAFSA as of April 15, 2020 were notified that this would be a requirement to receive funding through this program.
How did 新濠天地平台 award these funds to eligible students?
新濠天地平台 awarded funds equally across the population of students who met the eligibility criteria listed above on May 7, 2020. There were no additional application requirements beyond the basic eligibility requirements determined by the Department of Education.
The purpose of the emergency financial aid grant is to offset costs related to disruptions in instruction 2020年春季学期. Emergency grant funds can be used for expenses such as:
Emergency financial aid grants have been deemed qualified disaster relief payments and are not subject to taxation per the Internal Revenue Code.
作为HEERF的接受者, 新濠天地平台, is required to disclose information regarding HEERF funding. This disclosure must be initially posted by 30 days of signing the Certification of Agreement and updated every 45 days later or after all funds have been disbursed. The disclosure must include: the methodology used to determine grant amounts provided to students; the total allocation provided to MCCN for emergency financial aid grants; the total amount distributed to students as of the reporting dates described above. 新濠天地平台 signed the Certification of Agreement on April 14, 2020. Disbursement disclosures was provided on May 11, 2020 and updated at least every 45 days thereafter, 如果有任何额外的资金支付. Due to widespread impact of COVID in the State of Ohio, students identified as eligible to receive the funds will receive an equivalent amount of funding. The total allocation and amounts disbursed to students are shown in the table above.