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Hernando Adult Education Office
801 N. Broad Street, Brooksville, FL, 34601



COVID-19 CARES Act

Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES ACT) includes funds to assist postsecondary institutions in responding to COVID-19, including the ability to provide emergency financial aid grants to students. This page will be used to report information and updates to our community.

CARES Act – Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEER) – Student Aid

Hernando County Schools has received the funds for Student Aid. These funds are currently being processed for distribution to qualifying students. Students will receive an email from the Financial Aid Office with information about dates/times to pick up their funds.

CARES Act – Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund (GEER) – Rapid Credentialing

Rapid Credentialing funds will be used to expand several programs to meet the demands of our local workforce. Certified Nursing Assistant, CompTIA Cloud Essentials and Forklift Operator are programs can be completed in 18 weeks.