Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Cares Grant report

Northeastern Junior College

CARES/HEERF Reporting

 July 2, 2020

The Department would like to receive the most current information from the date when the institution received its allocation for emergency financial aid grants to students, and the institution should have received its allocation within a few days after submitting the Certification and Agreement. Accordingly, the following information must appear in a format and location that is easily accessible to the public 30 days after the date when the institution received its allocation under 18004(a)(1) and updated every 45 days thereafter:

  1. An acknowledgement 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.
    • Northeastern Junior College signed the assurance and submitted on April 20, 2020 and received the funds on April 25, 2020. 
  2. 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.
    • $434,180 minimum will be used for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  3. 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 July 2, 2020, Northeastern Junior College had distributed $264,806 to students.
  4. The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in 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.
    • 623 students are estimated to be eligible under Section 484 in Title IV.
  5. The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
    • As of July 2, 282 students have received a grant.
  6. 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.
    • All students enrolled in Spring 2020 courses that were not solely online were invited to apply.  Students who applied were reviewed to determine if they met initial eligibility as designated by the Department of Education – specifically enrolled in Title IV eligible programs on campus (not online) as of March 13, 2020 and the nature of the impact (housing, technology, childcare, food, instructional materials, other).  After review, applications were reviewed by Financial Aid professional staff to determine if the student was Title IV eligible or if additional information is needed to assess Title IV eligibility.  The amount of each award was the amount requested up to $1,000. The average award is $939.
  7. Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.
     

Northeastern CARES grants

If you, as an enrolled student of Northeastern during the Spring semester of 2020, incurred expenses or hardships related to the coronavirus and its impact on campus operations, we may be able to help! This not only includes needs such as a computer to participate in the remote learning versions of your classes, improvements in internet service, new or additional course materials, but also if you are struggling to make rent, buy food, pay for childcare, and pay for related healthcare expenses.

If you would like assistance taking classes in an upcoming semester, we can help with that too.

The Northeastern CARES grant will pay up to $1,000 to help meet your needs. Please fill out the grant request form below. Funds will be processed through your BankMobile account. The CARES funding available to Northeastern is limited and the funding available to Northeastern students will distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Applications for CARES funding will close at 5:00 pm, June 12th, 2020.

Eligible students include US citizens taking on campus classes and are making satisfactory academic progress. Concurrent enrollment and fully online students are not eligible. Eligibility will be verified prior to the distribution of grant funding.

Prior Reports:

Northeastern Junior College

CARES/HEERF Reporting

 May 19, 2020

The Department would like to receive the most current information from the date when the institution received its allocation for emergency financial aid grants to students, and the institution should have received its allocation within a few days after submitting the Certification and Agreement. Accordingly, the following information must appear in a format and location that is easily accessible to the public 30 days after the date when the institution received its allocation under 18004(a)(1) and updated every 45 days thereafter:

  1. An acknowledgement 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.
    • Northeastern Junior College signed the assurance and submitted on April 20, 2020 and received the funds on April 25, 2020. 
  2. 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.
    • $434,180 minimum will be used for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  3. 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 May 15, 2020, Northeastern Junior College had distributed $222,706 to students.
  4. The estimated total number of students at the institution eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in 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.
    • 623 students are estimated to be eligible under Section 484 in Title IV.
  5. The total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
    • As of May 15, 239 students have received a grant.
  6. 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.
    • All students enrolled in Spring 2020 courses that were not solely online were invited to apply.  Students who applied were reviewed to determine if they met initial eligibility as designated by the Department of Education – specifically enrolled in Title IV eligible programs on campus (not online) as of March 13, 2020 and the nature of the impact (housing, technology, childcare, food, instructional materials, other).  After review, applications were reviewed by Financial Aid professional staff to determine if the student was Title IV eligible or if additional information is needed to assess Title IV eligibility.  The amount of each award was the amount requested up to $1,000. The average award is $920.
  7. Any instructions, directions, or guidance provided by the institution to students concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.
     

Northeastern CARES grants

If you, as an enrolled student of Northeastern during the Spring semester of 2020, incurred expenses or hardships related to the coronavirus and its impact on campus operations, we may be able to help! This not only includes needs such as a computer to participate in the remote learning versions of your classes, improvements in internet service, new or additional course materials, but also if you are struggling to make rent, buy food, pay for childcare, and pay for related healthcare expenses.

If you would like assistance taking classes in an upcoming semester, we can help with that too.

The Northeastern CARES grant will pay up to $1,000 to help meet your needs. Please fill out the grant request form below. Funds will be processed through your BankMobile account. The CARES funding available to Northeastern is limited and the funding available to Northeastern students will distributed on a first come, first serve basis. Applying for the funding early is strongly encouraged.

Eligible students include US citizens taking on campus classes and are making satisfactory academic progress. Concurrent enrollment students are not eligible. Eligibility will be verified prior to the distribution of grant funding.