ERIC Number: ED196364
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
P.L. 96-374--The Education Amendments of 1980, Summary Analysis. NAICU News, Special Report.
Gossens, Peter J.; Griffin, Joan M.
Provisions of the Education Amendments of 1980 (P.L. 96-374) are described. Contents of the legislation are as follows: Title I--continuing education program and planning; Title II--college and research library assistance and library training and research; Title III--institutional aid; Title IV--student assistance; Title V--Teacher Corps and teacher training; Title VI--international education programs; Title VII--construction, reconstruction, and renovation of academic facilities; Title VIII--cooperative education; Title IX--graduate programs; Title X--Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education; Title XI--urban grant university program; Title XII--general provisions; and Title XIII--miscellaneous provisions. The following grants to students are covered: Pell Grants; Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants; State Student Incentive Grants; TRIO--specia1 programs for students from disadvantaged backgrounds; special programs for students whose families are engaged in migrant and seasonal farmwork; and veterans' cost-of-instruction payments. Additionally, Guaranteed Student Loans, the College Work-Study program and National Direct Student Loans are covered. Eligibility criteria and administrative allowances for aid recipients are addressed. Information on 1981-85 authorization levels for the legislation by section is presented. (SW)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Continuing Education, Cooperative Education, Developing Institutions, Disadvantaged, Educational Facilities, Educational Legislation, Eligibility, Facility Improvement, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Financial Support, Graduate Study, Grants, Higher Education, International Education, Library Education, Library Research, Migrant Children, Program Development, Research Libraries, Student Financial Aid, Teacher Education, Urban Universities, Veterans
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Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC. National Inst. of Independent Colleges and Universities.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Guaranteed Student Loan Program; National Direct Student Loan Program; Pell Grant Program