A&M-Corpus Christi Begins Distribution of CARES Act Grants to 学生们

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A&M-Corpus Christi Begins Distribution of CARES Act Grants to 学生们

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – In just a matter of weeks, more than 2,700 applications have been received by the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Office of Financial Aid for federal financial assistance from its 新冠病毒 Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act fund.

思虑行为提供联邦援助高等教育机构,帮助学生支付与校园业务的中断,由于covid-19的费用。符合条件的费用包括如食品,住房,公用事业,课程材料,技术,医疗保健,儿童保育和移动/运输费用的地区。

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi received $10.1 million, with at least half of the funding allocated for emergency financial aid grants for students. The University is awarding funding for the spring 2020 semester as well as upcoming summer and fall sessions. To benefit the most students possible, funding has been capped at $1,800 per eligible student.

申请审查正在完成加急时间表,只要资金到位将继续。

“Handling these applications is not a cookie-cutter process,” Andy Benoit, Vice President for Enrollment Management, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, said. “Our staff has read every single application and is considering each student’s individual needs.”

“管它行动资金来自于我们的学生的关键时刻,”伯努瓦补充。 “如果没有这个资金,我们的很多学生将无法取得成功,以发挥最大潜能。我们要单独评估每个应用程序,因为有各种各样的方式,我们也许能够提供帮助,但每个案例都是独特的,需要注意有关联邦财政援助的法律和资金什么每个学生的来源有资格获得详细信息。”

该大学正在寻求帮助学生援助的其他来源包括机构的资金,更多的州政府和联邦政府的财政援助,攻到学生紧急援助基金,申请额外的赠款援助方案,并征求私人捐赠。

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi thanks Senator John Cornyn and the entire Texas Congressional Delegation for their efforts and leadership in securing these funds through the passage of the CARES Act.

“We are grateful to receive this funding on behalf of our students. We are doing everything we can to help them through this pandemic, and this funding truly makes a difference,” Dr. Kelly M. Miller, A&M-Corpus Christi President and CEO, said.

参观大学的关心行为学生救助基金 网站 有关资格的更多信息,申请流程和常见问题。学生必须在文件完成FAFSA与大学被考虑的资格。上周五或之前收到的申请,5月15日到2020年,将获得优先考虑,只要资金到位。