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Board Report #02-8

Status of 2001-02 Applicants and Programs

 

2001-02

Wisconsin Higher Education Grant - UW
WHEG - UW has committed 120.43% ($23,786,117) of its appropriation with 20,668 awards. This is 385 more awards and 11.23% more committed than at this time last year. In 2000-01 the program had committed 109.20% of its appropriation at this time. The final commitment for 2000-01 was 134.83%.

Wisconsin Higher Education Grant - WTC
WHEG - WTC has committed 147.82% ($20,149,374) of its appropriation with 23,671 awards. This is 2,415 more awards and 21.96% more committed than at this time last year. In 2000-01 the program had committed 125.86% of its appropriation at this time. The final commitment for 2000-01 was 171.72%.

Wisconsin Tuition Grant
WTG has committed 116.17% ($25,052,627) of its appropriation with 11,535 awards. This is 1,364 fewer awards and 4.33% less committed than at this time last year. In 2000-01 the program had committed 120.50% of its appropriation at this time. The final commitment for 2000-01 was 120.86%.

Status of Applicants
The number of applicants (first-time FAFSA filers including graduate students, non-degree students and possibly non-Wisconsin residents) through October 15, 2001, for 2001-02 is 169,021. Applicants for 2000-01 totaled 215,025.

 

STATUS OF 2001-2002 PROGRAMS ADMINISTERED
BY THE HIGHER EDUCATIONAL AIDS BOARD
PROGRAM Dollars Spent
as of
Oct. 17, 2001
2001-02 Total
Appropriation
Remaining
Funds
% of 2001-02
Dollars Spent
% of 2000-01
Funds Spent as
of Oct. 17, 2000
ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP $491,281 $2,917,000 $2,425,719 16.84% 43.62%
HANDICAPPED STUDENT GRANT $27,803 $123,800 $95,997 22.46% 23.25%
INDIAN STUDENT GRANT $201,970 $779,800 $577,830 25.90% 35.23%
MINORITY RETENTION GRANT
  INDEPENDENT COLLEGES
$75,400 $362,150 $286,750 20.82% 23.82%
MINORITY RETENTION GRANT
  WTC SYSTEM
$113,835 $362,150 $248,315 31.43% 24.96%
MINORITY TEACHER LOAN $48,325 $250,800 $202,475 19.27% 29.14%
TALENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM GRANT* $1,948,670 $5,650,121 $3,701,451 34.49% 31.03%
TEACHER EDUCATION LOAN $0 $250,000 $250,000 0.00% 0.00%
TEACHER OF THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED LOAN $25,033 $100,000 $74,967 25.03% 0.00%
WISCONSIN HIGHER EDUCATION GRANT
  TRIBAL COLLEGES
$133,023 $400,000 $266,977 33.26% 43.95%
WISCONSIN HIGHER EDUCATION GRANT
  WTC SYSTEM
$6,000,077 $13,631,000 $7,630,923 44.02% 40.45%
WISCONSIN HIGHER EDUCATION GRANT
  UW SYSTEM
$8,809,902 $19,750,800 $10,940,898 44.61% 39.85%
WISCONSIN TUITION GRANT $8,692,700 $21,564,600 $12,871,900 40.31% 40.47%

* These figures reflect both State and Federal funds.

 

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