Washington Update: What Does the American Rescue Plan Mean for Midwestern States and Higher Education?

Date & Time
March 24, 2021 - 11:00am - March 24, 2021 - 12:00pm CDT

Dr. Tom Harnisch, State Higher Education Executive Officers, provides an update for MHEC commissioners, commissioner alternates, and key higher education and legislative leaders to answer some burning questions about the American Rescue Plan:

  • What funding is available for states? For higher education?
  • What are the acceptable uses of the funds?
  • What are the time frames for receiving and spending the funding?
  • What are the requirements on states?
  • What guidance has been issued by the Biden Administration?