Minnesota Office of Higher Education
The Minnesota Office of Higher Education will hold a public forum to hear input on the Minnesota State Grant program, a financial aid program providing need-based grants to more than 70,000 Minnesota college students each year. The agency invites participants to share their perspectives on the strengths and weaknesses of the program and provide suggestions for opportunities to improve the program to meet the changing needs of Minnesota students.
The forum will be held Friday, October 14, 1 to 4 p.m., at Metropolitan State University, 700 East Seventh Street, St. Paul, in the Ecolab Room of the Metropolitan State University Library on the north side of Seventh Street.
Participants who wish to speak at the meeting are asked to register in advance by contacting Ginny Dodds. Written testimony is welcome from those unable to attend the forum.
Minnesota State Grant Facts
The Minnesota Office of Higher Education is a state agency providing students with financial aid programs and information to help them gain access to postsecondary education. In addition to managing the Minnesota State Grant program, the agency oversees tuition reciprocity programs, a student loan program, Minnesota's 529 college savings program, institutional licensing and registration and an early awareness initiative for youth.
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