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Delta Dollars Individual Development Account (IDA) Program
To help low-income students improve their economic situation by providing strategies for long-term savings behavior and helping pay for post-secondary education expenses.Program Description
Delta Dollars is an 8:1 matched savings Individual Development Account (IDA) program that helps Delta State University students build the financial assets they need to pursue a college education.
• Octuple your money! Save $500 and we will match it with $4,000
• Learn about finances through financial literacy training
• Keeps you on track so you can graduate with minimal educational debt
How it Works
Once you complete the requirements, you can use your savings money plus the match to pay for tuition and fees (fall, spring, or summer) including undergraduate or graduate school at Delta State University.
2015 Matched College Savings Income Guideline
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