On April 19, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education announced several changes and updates that will bring certain federal loan borrowers closer to forgiveness under income-driven repayment plans. Please see the income-driven repayment plan account adjustment announcement from the U.S. … Continued
Category: Special Announcements
The U.S. Department of Education announced temporary changes to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. For a limited time, borrowers may receive credit for past periods of repayment that would otherwise not qualify for PSLF. You May Be Eligible … Continued
The U.S. Department of Education has made a further extension to the period of collection suspension on defaulted federal loans through August 31, 2022 (the pause had previously been extended through May 1, 2022). As a result, collection activity on … Continued
North Carolina’s two scholarship programs for families of K-12 students are currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. For more information about the Opportunity Scholarship and the ESA+ program, including eligibility requirements and how to apply, see Explore K12 … Continued
SEAA administers three K12 State-funded programs to North Carolina families: the Opportunity Scholarship, the Disabilities Grant, and the Education Savings Account. The North Carolina General Assembly made changes to these programs in November 2021 that impact the 2021-22 and 2022-23 school years.
The U.S. Department of Education has made a further extension to the period of collection suspension on defaulted federal loans through May 1, 2022. As a result, collection activity on defaulted federal loan accounts with our agency will continue to … Continued
The Board of Directors of the North Carolina Education Assistance Authority (NCSEAA) has elected Andrea Poole as the agency’s fourth executive director, effective January 25. Ms. Poole brings extensive experience in higher education and financial aid, and currently is Vice-President … Continued
The North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority (NCSEAA) is excited to announce the launch of its redesigned website!