ERIC Number: ED475076
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: N/A
The Student Guide. Financial Aid, 2003-2004. [Braille Version].
Office of Student Financial Assistance (ED), Washington, DC.
This Braille publication discusses federal student aid programs for postsecondary education and how to apply for them. It outlines sources for finding out about student aid and presents general information about federal student aid, including eligibility in terms of need and dependency status, the application process, deadlines, and important telephone numbers. The guide also provides descriptions of federal student aid programs, including the Pell Grant Program, the Federal Direct Student Loan Program, the Federal Family Education Loan Program, and campus-based programs, including work study. The guide discusses borrower rights and responsibilities and loan deferment and cancellation. (SLD)
Descriptors: Braille, College Applicants, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Grants, Higher Education, Paying for College, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Work Study Programs
U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid Information Center, P.O. Box 84, Washington, DC 20044-0084. Tel: 319-337-5665; Tel: 800-433-3243 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.studentaid.ed.gov.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Student Financial Assistance (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Family Education Loan Program; Pell Grant Program; Perkins Loan Program