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COVID-19 CARES Act Emergency Financial Aid Grants

Support Updates | Funding Notification |  Emergency Grants

Emergency Financial Aid Grants

The estimated total number of students at UC Berkeley eligible to participate in programs under Section 484 in Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and thus eligible to receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act is 19,900.

The table below shows the total amount of Emergency Financial aid Grants distributed to students from the $15,220,314 the institution has received for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students as well as the total number of students who have received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.

Awards Made to Students Number of Students Amount Disbursed
April 10, 2020 - May 10, 2020 10,221 $9,646,184
May 11, 2020 - September 30, 2020 3,576 $3,745,388
October 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020 301 $626,625
Total (Unduplicated) 13,922 $14,018,197