Illinois tuition http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Illinois Program For Needy Students Runs Out Of Money http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/illinois-program-needy-students-runs-out-money <p>Illinois has once again run out money to help needy students go to college. The cutoff to be considered for a MAP grant expired over the weekend.</p><p>If students didn't have their financial aid application in by Friday, the Illinois Student Assistance Commission says it probably won't have enough money to give them a Monetary Award Program, or MAP Grant.</p><p>Commission spokesman John Samuels, says March 1 is the earliest the state has run out of money for the program.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 15:51:04 +0000 Illinois Public Radio 9849 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Illinois Program For Needy Students Runs Out Of Money