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Public prosecutors, defenders may qualify for student loan forgiveness through grant program

Public prosecutors and public defenders in Kentucky may qualify for student loan forgiveness through the John R. Justice Grant program, administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). Applications must be postmarked or received by June 19. The estimated award is $800 per year. Awards are paid directly to the lender. Eligible attorneys include prosecutors and public defenders...

Public prosecutors, defenders may qualify for student loan forgiveness through KHEAA-administered grant

Public prosecutors and public defenders in Kentucky may qualify for student loan forgiveness through the John R. Justice Grant program, administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). Applications must be postmarked or received by March 30. The estimated award is $800 per year. Awards are paid directly to the lender. Eligible attorneys include prosecutors and public defenders...