Governor McDonnell Includes Additional Funding for TAG in the 2014-2016 Biennial Budget.
On December 16, Governor McDonnell introduced his budget for the 2014-2016 biennium. Included in the budget is additional funding for the Tuition Assistance Grant (TAG) program, which should raise the award to $3,300. The current TAG award is $3,100 for undergraduate students and $1,550 for graduate students in health professions degree programs. the budget now heads to the General Assembly, which convenes January 8, 2014. Additional information may be found here.