ERIC Number: ED403858
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Mar-4
Reference Count: N/A
Illinois Cooperative Work Study Program. Fiscal Year 1997 Grant Allocations.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
This report contains project synopses and evaluations supporting recommendations for funding 25 continuing and 7 new projects in public and nonpublic colleges and universities included in the $1.5 million appropriated for fiscal year 1997 for the Illinois Cooperative Work Study Program. Selection criteria included: strengthening cooperation among higher education, business, industry, and government; promoting school/college relationships; encouraging social and community service activities; maximizing use of matching contributions; creating new opportunities for public/private sector partnerships; and integrating components of student financial aid to reduce reliance on student loans. Institutions receiving grants were: Belleville Area College; Bradley University; City Colleges of Chicago; Concordia University; Danville Area Community College; DeVry Institute of Technology-Chicago; DeVry Institute of Technology-DuPage; Eastern Illinois University; Elmhurst College; Greenville College; John A. Logan College; Kaskaskia College; Knox College; Lewis University; Northwestern University; Quincy University; Rend Lake College; Rockford College; Rosary College; St. Augustine College; Saint Xavier University; School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Shimer College; Southern Illinois University at Carbondale; University of Illinois at Springfield; College of DuPage; Northern Illinois University; Richland Community College; Spoon River College; Harry S Truman College of the City Colleges of Chicago; University of Illinois at Chicago; Western Illinois University. (CH)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Asian American Students, Asian Americans, Black Students, Community Colleges, Cooperative Education, Educational Finance, Ethnic Groups, Financial Support, Higher Education, National Surveys, Partnerships in Education, Private Colleges, School Business Relationship, State Aid, State Departments of Education, State Programs, Student Financial Aid, Student Participation, Two Year Colleges, White Students, Work Study Programs
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois