State Assistance Types of Unearned Income - Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Payments - BIA Work Study
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Work Study payments paid directly to the school or vendor that directly relates to school expenses, are NOT COUNTABLE.
Key the gross converted income in the UNEARNED OTHER INCOME field on STAA. (See Budgeting Income)
Payments paid to the pa rticipant for living expenses are COUNTABLE.