The Daily Eastern News

EIU faculty grants could be affected by shutdown

Analicia Haynes, Editor-in-Chief

January 16, 2019

Grants for faculty-led research face the possibility of being affected if the government shutdown continues, but as of right now Eastern has not seen an immediate problem. Robert Chesnut, the director of grants and research for research and sponsored programs, said there really is not a huge emergen...

Office of Financial Aid breaks down FAFSA process

Veronica Martin, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid and loans are starting to be processed by Eastern’s financial aid coordinators. Amanda Starwalt, financial aid director, is responsible for how much money students receive in grants and loans. She also decides how much money is distributed to each student. “I...

College of Sciences offers grants for projects

Debby Hernandez, Administration Editor

September 3, 2014

The College of Sciences is offering students up to $500 of grant money for their creative works or research projects for either fall or spring semesters. College of Sciences undergraduate and graduate travel and research grants offer financial assistance to qualified College of Science majors who w...

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