Association of American Universities •1200 New York Ave., NW, Suite 550, Washington, DC 20005 •(202) 408-7500 Association of Public and Land-grant Universities • 1307 New York Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20005 • (202) 478-6040 ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES October 21, 2011 The Honorable Tom Harkin The Honorable Den
COALITION FOR INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION Promoting U.S. Global Competence Contact: Miriam A. Kazanjian • E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.usglobalcompetence.org October 18, 2011 The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, Chairman The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman The Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member The Honorable Ri
AAU applauds the President and Congress for providing critical funding to sustain the Pell Grant program in the agreement to raise the ceiling on the national debt.
As you draft your Fiscal Year 2012 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Appropriations bill, we request that you include $125.9 million for Title VI International Education and Foreign Language programs. Title VI programs have had a tremendous impact on our nation over the years by developing a strong foundation in international education, research, and foreign language studies, especially in the less-commonly taught languages of U.S. strategic interest..
We write to you to support the Pell Grant maximum award of $5,550, as proposed in the President's budget, for students who want to pursue their higher education dreams, but have limited means to attend and graduate from college..
AAU FY 12 funding requests for Department of Education student aid and research programs, graduate education programs, and international education programs.
The AAU FY12 requests for student aid and research programs at the Department of Education.
The AAU FY12 budget request for graduate education programs at the Department of Education.
The AAU FY12 budget request for international education programs at the Department of Education.
On behalf of the millions of students, educators, administrators and college presidents we represent, we urge you to oppose H.Con. Res. 34 when it comes to the floor for a vote. The budget proposed by Chairman Ryan for fiscal year 2012 seeks to “ensure that the next generation inherits a stronger, more prosperous America.” It is a worthy goal, but we do not believe it can be met with the large cuts to student aid contained in the proposal..
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