ERIC Number: ED454753
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Student Financial Aid Handbook, 2000-2001. Volume 3: Pell Grant Programs.
Department of Education, Washington, DC. Student Financial Assistance.
The "Student Financial Aid Handbook" explains the policies and procedures required for institutions of higher education to administer federally funded student financial assistance programs properly. This volume describes how a school calculates and pays Pell awards to eligible students and how it reports those payments to the Department of Education. The discussion covers what the school must do to process an eligible student's Pell award after the school has received documentation of the student's eligibility. The chapters are: (1) "Student Eligibility"; (2) "Calculating the Federal Pell Grant"; (3) "Pell Reporting"; (4) "Disbursing Pell Awards"; and (5) "Recalculations and Overpayments." (SLD)
Descriptors: Compliance (Legal), Educational Finance, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Federal Regulation, Grants, Higher Education, Student Financial Aid
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Student Financial Assistance.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Pell Grant Program