CARES Act CARES Act

CARES Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (H.R. 748) provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education “to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.”

Frederick Community College (FCC) provides periodic reports for 1) The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund - Student Aid and 2) The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund-Institutional Portion. Reporting periods follow regular intervals determined by the United States Federal Government.

 

Students

Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund - Student Aid

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund-IHE/Student Aid provides funding to institutions to provide emergency financial aid grants to students whose lives have been disrupted, many of whom are facing financial challenges and struggling to make ends meet.

 

 

Jefferson Hall

Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund-Institutional Portion

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act makes funding available so that institutions of higher education can serve students and help them continue to learn during this unprecedented time.