ERIC Number: ED475542
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Student Aid Handbook, 2002-2003. Volume 9: State Grant Programs.
Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
This volume describes federal student financial aid programs that are administered at the state level. Students must meet state eligibility requirements to receive assistance or benefits from these programs. The State grant programs are: (1) the Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership (LEAP) Program; (2) the Special Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership (SLEAP) Program; (3) the Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship Program; and (4) Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR Up). Chapter 1 describes the LEAP program and its administration, while chapter 2 describes the Byrd Scholarship Program. (SLD)
Descriptors: Eligibility, Federal Aid, Financial Aid Applicants, Grants, Higher Education, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Paying for College, State Programs, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Work Study Programs
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.fsa4schools.ed.gov.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Administrators
Authoring Institution: Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: Developed by Research & Publications Group. For the 2001-2002 volume 9, see ED 454 771. For the 9 volumes of the Student Financial Aid Handbook for 2002-2003, see HE 035 775-782.