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    REMINDER: TABE Online assessments available at no cost

    August 04, 2014

    TABE Online assessments

    In February 2013, it was announced that KYAE had purchased 250,001 online TABE assessment administrations from CTB McGraw Hill to be used by all KYAE-funded programs at no cost to the programs. Many of these administrations remain available, despite the fact that KYAE has urged programs to transition from paper-and-pencil testing to online administration.

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    Kentucky residents have chance to win an iPad in KHEAA drawing

    July 24, 2014

    KHEAA Drawing

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 24, 2014) - Kentucky residents have another chance to win a new iPad from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) in a sweepstakes being held through Facebook in August. The contest runs from 12 a.m. on Aug. 1 through 12 a.m. on Sept. 1.

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    Private loans bridge gap between college costs, other student aid

    July 15, 2014

    Private Loans

    College-bound students may be able to tap into many sources of financial aid to help pay for their education, including federal and state grants, scholarships and Federal Stafford and PLUS Loans. In addition, local scholarships are often available, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).

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    Students should check KEES accounts for accuracy

    July 11, 2014

    Check KEES

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 11, 2014) Kentucky high school students and 2014 graduates should check their Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) accounts for accuracy. KEES allows students to earn money for college by getting good grades in high school and for qualifying scores on the ACT or SAT. Students eligible for free or reduced lunches may also earn awards for good scores on Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate exams. KEES is administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).

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    Taking extra classes will help you finish college more quickly

    June 03, 2014

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    Taking more classes each semester you’re in college will help you finish your degree earlier, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).

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