American Rescue Plan (ARP): Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF III)
The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund III (HEERF III) is authorized by the American Rescue Plan (ARP), Public Law 117-2, signed into law on March 11, 2021, providing $39.6 billion in support to institutions of higher education to serve students and ensure learning continues during the COVID-19 pandemic.
From ARP: HEERF III, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) received an allocation of $15,955,981 to be used for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
The method for distributing ARP: HEERF III funds is being finalized, with the plan to distribute funds during the Fall 2021 semester.
Reporting metrics for American Rescue Plan (HEERF III) are available below: