Massachusetts Maritime Academy has received Emergency Funding from the Department of Education as part of the Federal CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) of 2020, as well as the CRRSAA (Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021. In addition to assisting the Academy with unexpected expenses as a result of the pandemic, this emergency grant from the Federal Government is also to provide assistance to students who experienced unexpected financial hardship caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

This funding is not intended to replace or supplement existing financial aid, and is currently non-taxable.


Emergency Grants Given To Date

DATE

PROGRAM

# OF NEW STUDENTS

TOTAL NEW AMOUNT AWARDED

5/13/2020

HEERF

45

$11,250

5/28/2020

HEERF

57

$85,200

7/10/2020

HEERF

136

$345,870

8/26/2020

HEERF

45

$101,818

9/30/2020

HEERF

43

$77,207

12/30/2020

 

0

0

GRAND TOTAL

HEERF

283

$621,345

4/9/2021

HEERF II

1405

$623,800

GRAND TOTAL

HEERF II

1405

$623,800

 

Information pertaining to how Massachusetts Maritime Academy spent the Institutional Share of the funding received through the CARES Act can be found here.