Aspirational Institutional Match Helping Illinois Grow Higher Education Grant Pilot Program
CSFA Number: 691-00-2075
Agency Name
Illinois Student Assistance Commission (691)
Agency Identification
Agency Contact
Scott Taylor
Short Description
In an effort to increase enrollment of Illinois residents at Illinois public universities, increase overall retention of Illinois college students in Illinois and encourage Illinois residents to attain a college degree, state appropriated funds are to be used to enable Illinois public universities to establish a merit-based, means-tested award programs customized for their own campus.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2019 : $25,000,000
FY 2020 : $35,000,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)04/02/201906/30/20205,280,000
Illinois State University04/02/201906/30/20203,897,000
Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (University of Illinois at Chicago)04/02/201906/30/20203,870,000
Northern Illinois University04/02/201906/30/20202,744,000
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville04/02/201906/30/20202,278,000