Program Director: Danielle Tierno
Source of Funds: BCC Foundation’s Frederick Emerson Innovation Fund and the Kent & Barbara Turner Fund
Abstract: Provides eligible SUNY Broome students with emergency financial assistance to help pay for essential non-tuition expenses, such as unexpected medical bills, academic program fees not covered by tuition, unexpected distance learning expenses (i.e., internet service, computer/laptop), housing, utilities, and other living expenses. The intent of doing so is to increase the likelihood of students being academically retained and successful during times of financial hardship.
Grant Period: September 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022
Amount of Grant: $50,000