Department of Education Seeking Single Servicer for Student Loans

The Department of Education announced Friday that it would offer a contract to a single servicer to administer federal student loans. Currently, ED contracts with four different servicers to manage its $1.2 trillion student loan portfolio. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos ED released an amended contract solicitation for that future provider on Friday afternoon. “The amendment ensures high quality customer service, maintains all meaningful borrower protections, increases oversight and provides significant savings to tax payers,” James Manning, acting under secretary of education, said in a call with the press on Friday.…

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CBSE invites applications for single girl child scholarships

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is inviting online applications from students who have passed Class 10 examination 2016 from CBSE-affiliated schools for its scholarship schemes: the CBSE Merit Scholarship for Single Girl Child for 10+ 2 Studies 2016 and the renewal of online applications for last year’s scheme. The details and eligibility conditions along with the application form are available here. The deadline for submitting applications is December 15, 2016. Offline applications have to be submitted on or before December 31, 2016.The CBSE Merit Scholarship Scheme for Single…

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