Publication Date: May 2, 2006
DCL ID: GEN-06-06
SUBJECT: National SMART Grant – Announcement of Eligible Majors
SUMMARY: This letter provides the list of academic majors eligible for the National SMART Grants for the 2006-07 award year.
Posted on 05-02-2006
This letter provides the list of the instructional programs that qualify as eligible majors, including critical foreign language majors, for the National SMART Grant Program. These fields of study qualify as eligible majors for the National SMART Grant Program to the extent a student is enrolled in a bachelor's degree or a graduate degree program that includes at least 3 academic years of undergraduate education. Additional information about the National SMART Grant Program will be provided in a subsequent Dear Colleague Letter.
We appreciate your cooperation as we work to implement these statutory changes. In the coming weeks, we will provide further guidance on implementing the changes made by the HERA, including operational guidance and the promulgation of regulations. If you have any questions on the matters discussed in this letter, please contact Jacquelyn Butler at (202) 502-7890 or Sophia McArdle at (202) 219-7078.