ERIC Number: ED177965
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Apr-6
Reference Count: N/A
Family Contribution Schedule for the Basic Educational Opportunity Grant Program, 1979. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Education, Arts and Humanities of the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Sixth Congress (April 6, 1979).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Human Resources.
The text of a hearing before the Senate Subcommittee on Education, Arts and Humanities is presented in which the family contribution schedule for the Basic Educational Opportunity Grant (BEOG) Program for 1979 was discussed. A letter from Joseph Califano, Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, states that implementation of the BEOG program will be possible in the 1979-80 academic year (resulting in increased entitlement for at least 600,000 students and eligibility for an additional 60,000). Texts of statements by Joel Packer, Legislative Director of the United States Student Association; the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators; the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities; and testimony presented by Jerold Roschwalb, Director, Office of Governmental Relations/Higher Education of the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges are included. (PHR)
Descriptors: Access to Education, College Students, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Eligibility, Family Income, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Government Role, Grants, Hearings, Higher Education, Parent Financial Contribution, Position Papers, Student Financial Aid
Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Human Resources.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Basic Educational Opportunity Grants