HEERF Grant I (CARES Act) Reporting

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CARES Act – Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF)Grants to Students Required 30-day Report (July 7, 2020; updated Aug. 21, 2020; updated Oct. 5, 2020; updated Jan. 4, 2021 — FINAL)

On March 27, 2020, the President of the United States signed the CARES Act (H.R. 748), which provides emergency relief funds to organizations and individuals affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), found in Section 18004 of the CARES Act, provides funding to institutions of higher education "to prevent, prepare for and respond to coronavirus."

The following information is provided by Brandeis University University as required by the Department of Education (ED) to comply with the reporting requirements under the CARES Act. The first report was submitted within 30 days of receipt of the funds; subsequent updates were posted 45 days after the first and then 10 days after each quarter thereafter, ending with Dec. 15, 2020, the date on which all funds were expended.