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The StartUP! Competition is a 4-month program for Queens-based startup founders and small business entrepreneurs who are at the early stages of developing their businesses. The program is run by Queens Economic Development Corporation. We believe that inclusion is an economic imperative and entrepreneurship is open to everyone, regardless of your gender, race or birthplace.…Find out more »
About the Webinar:
Please join NYS Higher Education Services Corporation Dr. Guillermo Linares for a virtual presentation on New York State’s FY 2022 State Budget.
About the Speaker:
Dr. Guillermo Linares, is the President of the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC), nominated by Governor Cuomo and confirmed by the State Senate. Leading the State’s student financial aid agency, Dr. Linares oversees one of the nation’s top need-based grant programs – the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP), the first-in-the-nation program making public college tuition-free – the Excelsior Scholarship, and numerous other scholarship and award programs which totaled over $1.06 billion in aid in 2017-18, helping more than 357,000 students achieve their college dreams.
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