MAP grants

Higher Education
6:34 am
Mon March 4, 2013

Money Runs Out For MAP Grants

If students didn't have their financial aid applications in by Friday, the Illinois Student Assistance Commission says it probably won't have enough money to give them a Monetary Award Program, or MAP Grant.

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4:56 am
Wed October 24, 2012

Students Struggling to Pay for College Without State Support

Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon

More than 150,000 college students were left without financial help this spring when Illinois ran out of money for MAP Grants. For some students, MAP Grants are the only thing keeping them in school.

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