All HEERF Funds have now been distributed and expended. This page contains the reports describing how Emory & Henry distributed the available funds to students in the form of financial aid grants and how E&H spent the emergency funds in general.
The United States Congress signed into law on March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Among many provisions, this act provided relief to institutions of higher learning and their students. Similar legislation was passed over the next year: Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) on December 27, 2020, and the American Rescue Plan (ARP) March 11, 2021.
Emory & Henry College received three types of federal emergency aid in the form of grants from the Department of Education under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF) of each legislative act: Student, Institutional, and Strengthening Institutions. These funds are also referred to as HEERF I (CARES), HEERF II (CRRSAA), and HEERF III (ARP) funds.