Federal and State Grant Funding Statistics


CARES Act, CRRSA, Act, ARP, and GEER Fund.

This page includes information about the CARES Act, CRRSA Act, ARP, and GEER Fund.

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Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF)

 

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

  • $2.2 trillion COVID-19 relief package - Emergency Stabilization fund

  • Passed by Congress on March 27, 2020

  • Nearly $14 billion allocated to higher education as the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, or HEERF I

  • HEERF I funded (1) Institutional Portion, (2) Student Portion, and (3) Minority Serving Institution/ Hispanic Serving Institution I (MSI/ HSI I)

  • Information from U.S. Department of Education regarding CARES Act: HEERF I

 

Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Act

 

American Rescue Plan (ARP)

 

Governor's Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund

  • $3 billion set aside for state funding; GEER dollars were channeled from Department of Education to ICCB

  • HEERF I (from CARES Act) funded GEER I grant; HEERF II (from CRSSA Act) funded GEER II 

HEERF Reporting - Student Portion

  • Student Portion Updates

  • HEERF Portfolio of Projects

    • Student Assistance

      • Aldi gift cards

      • Dollars to students in need

      • JJC bookstore gift cards

      • "JJC Eats" free meals to students in the JJC cafeteria

      • Laptop loan program

      • Meal and care boxes

      • Petition refund

    • Academic Affairs

      • Academic Excellence and Support

        • iCampus

          • Professional development for faculty to teach online

          • Smarthinking – online tutoring service for students

      • Arts and Sciences

        • English, Philosophy, and World Languages

          • Clear masks

        • Liberal and Fine Arts

          • Digital Media Production technology and equipment

          • Fine Arts technology and materials (Adobe, costume kits, stage masks, clear masks and anti-fogging spray)

          • Game Design and Development technology and equipment

        • Natural Sciences and Physical Education

          • Natural Sciences materials and equipment

          • Physics equipment

      • Career and Technical Education

        • Agriculture Sciences and Vet Tech

          • Virtual reality machinery

        • Architecture, Manufacturing, and Automotive

          • Electrical/ Electronic Automated Systems (EEAS) program technology, equipment, and minor remodeling

          • Industrial Maintenance Technology program technology, equipment and minor remodeling

        • Nursing, Health, and Public Services

          • Health, Public Safety, and Human Services

            • CNA program equipment

            • Cybersecurity program technology

            • Diagnostic Medical Sonography program technology and equipment

            • Emergency Medical Services program technology and equipment

            • Nursing program technology and equipment

            • Medical Assisting program technology and equipment

            • Respiratory Therapy program technology and equipment

    • Communications and Marketing

      • EMSI labor market analytics and economic data for career website

    • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Compliance

      • Cultural competency workshops

      • Policy and procedure manual software tool

    • Finance and Administrative Services

      • Campus safety and operations

        • COVID testing operations (staffing, travel, etc.)

        • PPE for employees, students, and visitors

      • Police technology

      • Replacing lost revenue

      • Vaccine incentive programs for employees and students

    • Information Technology

      • Creating mobile Hyflex televisions to offer hybrid meetings and classes

      • Exploring myJJC portal replacement

      • Faculty laptops, headphones, and webcams to work remotely

      • Replacement of college phone system

      • Streamlining myJJC student account creation

      • Upgrading classroom technology

      • Wireless camera for streaming setup

      • Wireless dongles for laptop usage in classrooms

      • Workday

    • Student Development

      • Academic Intervention and Support

        • Academic Intervention and Communication Center

          • Intercom for Welcome Desk

          • Technology to contact students regarding academic intervention and enrollment

        • Testing Services

          • Headphones and testing dividers

          • National College Testing Association conference – staff professional development

          • Private testing rooms – minor remodeling

        • Tutoring and Learning Center

          • Biology models

          • Online tutoring stations

          • Student Lingo – online tutoring workshops

      • Center for Multicultural Access and Success

        • Increased bilingual advising

        • Minor remodeling

      • Enrollment Management

        • Admissions and Recruitment

          • Zoom to recruit at local high schools virtually

        • Records and Registration

          • Docking stations to allow for remote work

      • Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities

        • National Student Leadership and Diversity Convention

        • Professional development for staff in the area of mental health

        • Spanish translation services

        • Technology to offer virtual services

        • Office of Student Activities

          • Active Minds Speakers – mental health speakers to a student audience

          • Mental Health First Aid courses

          • Wolves Wellness Relaxation Room

      • Student Success

        • Athletics

          • PPE

        • Career Services

          • Online job search aids

          • Professional development for staff to provide virtual services

        • Disability Services

          • Assistive technology (Kurzweil screen-reading software, Sonocent note-taking software)

          • Increased assistive technology staffing

          • Professional development for staff in the area of mental health

        • Student Advising Center

          • Increased bilingual advising

          • Increased faculty advising

          • Online orientation

      • Vice President of Student Development

        • M3ND Project: Domestic abuse prevention and training for employees