Special Announcements

    

CARES Act: Emergency Financial Aid Grant Information

  1. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.
  2. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts  has received $256,906 from the Department pursuant to the institution’s Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students.
  3. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts has already distributed $246,906 in Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act as of 6/8/20.
  4. 300 students at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts were 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.
  5. 203 students submitted an application and received an Emergency Financial Aid Grant under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act.
  6. All students who submitted an application with a need under the guidelines of the grant were approved to receive an Emergency Financial Aid Grant.
  7. All eligible students were provided instructions and guidance by email and phone by The American Academy of Dramatic Arts concerning the Emergency Financial Aid Grants.