Hoeven Announces Department of Education Grant to Turtle Mountain Community College

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven, chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded $261,888 to Turtle Mountain Community College in Belcourt. This grant was made available through the Student Support Services (SSS) Program and will be used to assist students as they complete college requirements as well as provide grant aid to students receiving Federal Pell Grant scholarships.

“This Department of Education grant will support efforts at Turtle Mountain Community College to help students successfully complete their coursework and graduate,” said Hoeven.