Financial Administration

Appropriation 403

Title:  Graduate Student Financial Aid

State Fund/Agency
Cash Balance
103/285 GPR Annual 20.285 (4) (b) N/A

Statute Language:

The amounts in the schedule for grants to minority and disadvantaged graduate students under s. 36.25 (14).

Section 36.25 (14) states:
The board shall establish a grant program for minority and disadvantaged graduate students enrolled in the system. The grants shall be awarded from the appropriation under s. 20.285 (4) (b). The board shall give preference in awarding grants under this subsection to residents of this state. The board my not make a grant under this subsection to a person if it receives certification under s. 49.855 (7) that the person is delinquent in child support or maintenance payments or owes past support, medical expenses or birth expenses.

Institutions Which Have Budget Authority for This Appropriation:

All institutions except Extension, UW-Colleges, System Administration, and Systemwide

Allowable Major Classes of Expense/Revenue:

Aid to individuals and fringe benefits only.

Special Restrictions or Policies/Procedures:

  1. Position Control Policies
    Not applicable since there are no salaries in this appropriation.
  2. Budget Control/Transfers/Overdrafts
    See FAP - Budget Transfers (F5) for these limitations.
  3. Activity Code Limitations
    Use activity 9 only. See Activity Codes and Definitions for descriptions.

Year-End Instructions (lapse, carry forward, etc.):

Any unexpended or unencumbered current year budget dollars must be lapsed back to the state at the end of the year. There is no cash balance to carry forward. The new year budget is increased by encumbrances carried forward to the new year; budgeted and accounted for in appropriation 106. Refunds of prior year expenditures are deposited to appropriation 100 as receipts (9209).

Special Instructions on Salaries/Fringe Benefits:

Budget transfers off the fringe benefits line are not allowed at any time for this appropriation.

Policy Paper References:

Appropriation Structure | Financial Administration Home Page

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Office of Financial Administration.
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Last Updated: 05/07/2001