CARES Act – Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF GRANT)
Mid-America Technology Center has received federal funding from the CARES Act, which provides assistance for Post-Secondary Adult student expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to coronavirus. Students can request funds in these categories:
Am I eligible?
Most post-secondary students are eligible for funds if you were enrolled in classes in Spring 2020 on or after March 13, 2020.
Instructions provided to eligible students
A message was sent to all post-secondary adult student’s cell phone and e-mail explaining the grant qualifications and who to contact if they did not receive the application by 5/22/20. Most students received the HEERF Grant Application via e-mail. Applications were mailed to 6 students without an email address.
Report and Disclosure
Mid-America Technology Center acknowledges 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 (total funds $253,644) received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
Quarterly Report Ending March 31, 2021
Quarterly Report Ending December 30, 2020
Quarterly Report Ending September 30, 2020