Federal CARES Act Funding
Total CARES Act funds disbursed to students as of:
- May 14, 2020 - $65,083 to 113 students
- June 1, 2020 - $178,577 to 223 students
- July 6, 2020 - $2,021,116 to 1,117 students
On April 21, 2020, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement for the Institutional Portion of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund under Section 18004(a)(1) and 18004(c) of the CARES Act. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University received a Grant Award Notification with Authorized Funding in the amount of $3,422,858 with a period of performance beginning May 04, 2020. The funds from the Institutional Relief portion of the CARES Act (CARES Act II) are used to reimburse the institution for costs related to the disruption of campus activity due to COVID-19.
Total CARES Act II funds disbursed to the institution as of:
- June 25, 2020 - $851,283
- June 29, 2020 - $980,608
- July 29, 2020 - $832,536
Applications and supporting documentation are reviewed by a University Committee, and award amounts are determined by the student’s request along with supporting documentation and funding limits.