Midnight March 1 Deadline for MAP Grant Eligibility

March 1, 2013

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — The Illinois Student Assistance Commission has identified midnight tonight, March 1, as the deadline to be considered for Illinois Monetary Award Program (MAP) eligibility. Families will need to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by midnight to be eligible.

The Illinois Monetary Award Program provides grants, which do not need to be repaid, to state residents who attend Illinois Wesleyan University and demonstrate financial need, based on the information provided on the FAFSA.

For additional information, contact the Illinois Wesleyan Office of Financial Aid or (309) 556-3096, or go to the MAP website at http://www.isac.org/students/during-college/types-of-financial-aid/grants/monetary-award-program.html.