ERIC Number: EJ614955
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Race-Targeted Financial Aid: Untangling the Legal Web.
Student Aid Transcript, v11 n2 p4-8 Win 2000
Examines the implications of court cases challenging the legality of affirmative action policies of college and university financial aid programs. Explains five exceptions to requirements that such programs be race-neutral. These exceptions are: when aid is for disadvantaged students, authorized by Congress, to remedy the effects of past discrimination, to create diversity, and is privately funded and restricted. (DB)
Descriptors: Affirmative Action, Compliance (Legal), Court Litigation, Educational Policy, Higher Education, Race, Student Financial Aid
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, 1129 20th St., N.W., Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036-3489.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A