Perkins Loan

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Perkins Loan

A loan offered by the U.S. federal government to students seeking a post-secondary degree or certification. The loan is offered to students who demonstrate financial need. It is offered at a 5% interest rate and has a 10-year repayment period.
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The bill would maintain the authorization for LEAP, increase funding for TRIO and GEAR UP, and increase authorization levels for the campus-based financial aid programs: FSEOG, Federal Work-Study, and Federal Perkins loans.
The complementary nature of the two companies is most beneficial, particularly the addition of the Federal Perkins loan program which markets directly to schools and will enable us to expand our market reach," Keil said.
Federal Perkins Loans, which are co-funded by institutions of higher education and the federal government, are originated and administered by participating institutions.
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants, Federal Direct Loans, Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Parent PLUS loans.
House and Senate members also were able to protect other smaller programs from elimination, including federal Perkins Loans and the Leveraging Educational Assistance Program (LEAP), through which states receive incentives to provide their own need-based aid.
Federal Perkins loans, with a low 5 percent interest rate, also are available through schools and based on financial need.
The MIS 320 Reports require California Community Colleges to provide student data, courses, and college calendars to ensure accuracy in reporting financial aid, Federal Perkins Loans, enrollment, matriculation and more.
html, the Federal Student Aid Collections Website, for tips on Federal Family Education Loans, Direct Loans, Federal Perkins Loans, Federal Pell Grants, and Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants.
Federal Perkins Loans, Guaranteed Student Loans, Federal Stafford Loans, Federal Supplemental Loans for Students, and National Direct Student Loans are among the many types of loans that apply.
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