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ERIC Number: ED149705
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jan
Pages: 159
Abstractor: N/A
Federal Student Assistance and Categorical Programs.
Fadil, Virginia, Comp.; Thrift, Julianne Still, Comp.
A collection of descriptions and funding histories of federal student assistance and categorical programs of concern to independent institutions is presented. Designed to be used as a quick-reference guide for public policy deliberations, this is the first report produced by the NAICU Office of Research for the State-National Information Network for Independent Higher Education. Federal student assistance programs described include: Basic Educational Opportunity Grants Program; Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants Program; State Student Incentive Grants Program; College Work-Study Program; Guaranteed Student Loan Program; National Direct Student Loan Program; Graduate and Professional Opportunities Program; the Public Service Education Program; Social Security student benefits; veterans' education benefits; and various other federally-supported fellowships and loan programs. Federal categorical programs described include:community services and continuing education; education information centers; college library assistance; strengthening developing institutions; Upward Bound; Talent Search; and other equipment grants; language training and area studies; vocational education; capitation grants; National Endowment for the Arts; National Endowment for the Humanities; National Science Foundation; and others. (LBH)
Office of Research, National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. 503, Washington, D.C. 20036
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC.
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