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CRRSAA Act Funding & Implications

An acknowledgment that the institution signed and returned to the Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.

Agnes Scott College has signed and returned the Certification and Agreement to the Department of Education ensuring compliance with Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act and has allocated $574,115.00 of CRRSAA Act HEERF II funding as student emergency grant relief.

  • The total amount of funds that the institution will receive or has received from the Department pursuant to the institution's Certification and Agreement [for] Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
    • Agnes Scott College received $574,115 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  • The total amount of Emergency Financial Aid Grants distributed to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of the date of submission (i.e., as of the 30-day Report and every 45 days thereafter).
    • As of April 1, 2021, Agnes Scott College has distributed the full allotment of $574,115 in emergency financial grants to students.   
  • The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 of Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
    • The total number of Agnes Scott students eligible (who are title IV eligible and have completed a FAFSA) to receive emergency financial grants is 785.
  • The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
    • The total number of Agnes Scott students who have received or will receive emergency financial grant total 785.
  • The method(s) used by the institution to determine which students receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants and how much they would receive under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
    • Agnes Scott College allocated funds to our undergraduate population by developing a tier system taking into consideration Pell eligibility and EFC (Expected Family Contribution).  The eligible students with the most need received the largest award.
  • Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.
    • Eligible students were notified via the student accounts office regarding their allocation.