Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) has received and disbursed $3,736,258 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants from the US Department of Education, providing direct relief to NWTC students who have been impacted by the coronavirus.
Below is the full report of the College’s usage of HEERF I (CARES Act) and HEERF II (CRRSAA) Funding.
Institutional Portion and Strengthening Institutions Program (SIP)
NWTC received $8,993,455 in Institution Relief funds to help cover institutional expenses incurred as a direct result of the disruption of campus operations due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as a $566,215 Strengthening Institutions Program (SIP) grant to address pandemic-related needs from the US Department of Education’s Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF). These funds were made available as part of the Coronavirus, Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA). Per the terms of the grant awards, NWTC is required to publicly post quarterly reports, starting October 30, 2020.