November 11, 2007
6 years on, gov’t finally agrees to a Loan Discharge Application for Spouses and Parents of 9/11 Victims
Today, the Department of Education released a Dear Colleague letter regarding “Approval of Loan Discharge Application for Spouses and Parents of September 11, 2001 Victims”
The summary is:
This letter announces the approval of a new loan discharge application for use by borrowers in the Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL), William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan), and Federal Perkins Loan (Perkins Loan) programs who are the spouses or parents of eligible public servants or other eligible victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
You can read the whole letter here.