ERIC Number: ED168388
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Student Financial Aid 1978-79 Handbook.
Bureau of Student Financial Assistance (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
This handbook is intended primarily to help postsecondary institutions administer the major federal student financial aid programs: Basic Educational Opportunity Grants (BEOG), Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (SEOG), College Work-Study (CWS), National Direct Student Loans (NDSL), Guaranteed Student Loans (GSL), Health Education Assistance Loans, and State Student Incentive Grants (SSIG). It may also be used as a reference document by other persons and organizations working to expand postsecondary opportunities for students. It should be used as an adjunct to the requirements provided in the authorizing statutes and the applicable program regulations. (A list of all current program regulations is appended.) General provisions of the programs are described and common elements of campus-based programs are discussed. Also included are: Determination of Eligibility Index, 1978-79 and 1979-80 (reserved); Validation, 1978-79 and 1979-80 (reserved); administrative standards (reserved); institutional eligibility (reserved); terms of agreement; a student affidavit; a progress report; Student Validation Roster; explanation of figures on payment schedule; a list of regional administrators for student financial assistance; a directory of SSIG officials; sources of information on GSL; a Self-Evaluation Worksheet Checklist; Necessary Documents (reserved); special terms and conditions for SSIG; a sample SSIG roster; and FISL Application (OE Form 1154). (LBH)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Allied Health Occupations Education, Check Lists, College Applicants, College Students, Computation, Directories, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Grants, Guides, Higher Education, Incentive Grants, Records (Forms), Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Work Study Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Student Financial Assistance (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Basic Educational Opportunity Grants; Guaranteed Student Loan Program