ERIC Number: ED253171
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
National Association of State Scholarship and Grant Programs. 13th Annual Survey, 1981-82 Academic Year.
Reeher, Kenneth R.; And Others
Results of the 1981-1982 survey of the National Association of State Scholarship and Grant Programs (NASSGP) are presented. Data are included on: amount and number of awards to undergraduates for need-based scholarship and grant programs by state; the number of financial aid applicants and recipients, total dollars awarded, rejections based on no financial need demonstrated, and rejections based on lack of funds by state and program; the date of program initiation and the maximum and average awards; and actual 1980-1981 and projected 1981-1982 funding for the State Student Incentive Grant Program by state. Information is also provided on application schedules and procedures by state and program; criteria for evaluating financial aid applicants; types of institutions eligible for state aid by program; factors that determine maximum awards by state and program; and budget items used in computing need-based state awards. The organizational structures of each state agency and its advisory group are briefly described, as are policy issues. Data that permit comparisons among programs and from 1976-1977 to 1981-1982 are included, along with data by seven regions. Appended is a NASSGP directory with address, telephone number, and names and titles of officers. (SW)
Descriptors: College Students, Comparative Analysis, Eligibility, Evaluation Criteria, Financial Aid Applicants, Grants, Higher Education, National Surveys, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Public Policy, Scholarships, State Agencies, State Aid, Student Financial Aid
Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency, Room 211, Towne House, Harrisburg, PA 17102 ($3.00).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Scholarship and Grant Programs.
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