CARES Act: Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund – Student Aid Information

 

HEERF Disclosure
  • NLTCC executed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and will use no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
  • NLTCC $568,335 from the Department pursuant to NLTCC’s Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  • NLTCC distributed 100%, or $568,335 , of Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act no later than 05/15/2020.
  • 725 NLTCC students were deemed eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and are thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
  • All 725 NLTCC students will receive $783.91 each in Emergency Financial Aid Grant under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
  • The method used by NLTCC to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants, instructions, directions, and guidance is outlined above in the FAQ.

CARES Act: Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund – Institution Aid Information

 

The CARES Act establishes and funds the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF). Sections 18004(a)(1) and 18004(c) of the CARES Act, which address the HEERF, allow institutions of higher education to use up to 50 percent of the funds they receive to cover any costs associated with significant changes to the delivery of instruction due to the coronavirus so long as such costs do not include payment to contractors for the provision of pre-enrollment recruitment activities, including marketing and advertising; endowments; or capital outlays associated with facilities related to athletics, sectarian instruction, or religious worship (collectively referred to as “Recipient’s Institutional Costs”)