NC Governor Cooper Announces $51.4 Million in Education Grants, New Financial Aid Program

North Carolina Governor Cooper directed $51.4 million in new funding to help students access and complete postsecondary education as the state recovers from the pandemic.

The Governor will invest $44 million of the funds to help students access college and earn degrees starting this fall; $5 million to support mental health initiatives across state postsecondary institutions; and $2.4 million into equity-focused initiatives for K-12 and postsecondary students and families.

https://governor.nc.gov/news/governor-cooper-announces-514-million-education-grants-new-financial-aid-program