Jefferson State is set to distribute American Rescue Plan emergency grants to students enrolled during the spring 2022 term.
Questions & Answers
Spring Semester 2022
How much American Rescue Plan emergency funding was provided to Jefferson State students for Spring 2022?
The College was awarded a total of $7,924,960 in American Rescue Plan (HEERF III) for Student Aid. Once this student aid portion is expended, the College will have some American Rescue Plan Institutional grant funds to supplement the American Rescue Plan Student Aid grants to students. The College is planning to distribute these funds to eligible students while there are funds available for the spring 2022 term. The amount of the distributions will be determined later during the spring 2022 term. Checks will be mailed during the spring 2022 term to students at their current address on record or transferred to bank accounts provided by the student. Checks not cashed in a timely manner will be voided and award will be cancelled.
How many Jefferson State Students were eligible for the American Rescue Plan funds?
Jefferson State will distribute Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students enrolled in courses for the spring 2022 term. The total amount of students receiving these awards will be posted on this site once the distributions are completed.
Who is eligible for the Jefferson State American Rescue Plan funding?
Students who have enrolled and attended credit courses or continuing education courses by April 6, 2022, for the spring 2022 term.
Who is not eligible for the Jefferson State American Rescue Plan funding?
Students who have not enrolled and attended credit courses or continuing education courses by April 6, 2022, for the spring 2022 term.
What is the financial amount each qualified Jefferson State student will receive?
The amount eligible students will receive will be determined at a later time during the spring 2022 term based on the availability of funds.
How are students notified if they are eligible for funding?
Jefferson State will email all students deemed eligible for the funding. Students do not need to do an application to receive these funds. Distributions will begin on April 6, 2022.