WAC 182-509-0335 MAGI income -- Educational benefits.
Effective January 9, 2014.
For purposes of determining eligibility for modified adjusted gross income (MAGI)–based Washington apple health (WAH) (see WAC 182-509-0300), the agency or its designee does not count educational assistance as income. Examples include, but are not limited to:
- Educational assistance in the form of grants or loans issued under Title IV of the Higher Education Amendments (Title IV - HEA) or through a program administered by the Department of Education (DOE), such as:
- Pell grants (Title IV);
- Stafford loans (Title IV);
- Perkins loan program (Title IV);
- State need grant program (Title IV);
- Christa McAuliffe fellowship program (DOE);
- Jacob K. Javits fellowship program (DOE); and
- Library career training program (DOE).
- Payments received for education, training, or subsistence under any law administered by the department of Veteran's Affairs (VA).
- Student financial assistance provided under the Bureau of Indian Affairs education programs.
- Educational assistance in the form of grants or loans under the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act, P.L. 101-392.
- Work study income including:
- Federal or state work study income; and
- WorkFirst work study income.
- Payments to service academy cadets at a military academy.
- Payments for the purposes of tuition made on behalf of the individual to an educational organization for the education or training of such individual.