Pell Grant Program Projected to See $7.8 Billion Surplus Next Year

Jun 9, 2016 | No Comments

Expecting fight for the funds, two Democrats push to keep the money for students

UNDERMINING PELL: VOLUME III

Mar 17, 2016 | No Comments

The News Keeps Getting Worse for Low-Income Students

Pushing Pell

Jan 20, 2016 | No Comments

“The Obama administration wants to expand the federal Pell Grant program by bringing back year-round eligibility for the grants, which was eliminated four years ago, and by creating a $300 annual bonus for Pell recipients who take at least 15 credits per semester.”

Make College Free

Oct 28, 2015 | No Comments

Time for a Universal College Movement by Sara Goldrick-Rab for Brookings.edu. Read full article here.

Make Pell Grants conditional on college readiness

Make Pell Grants conditional on college readiness

Oct 27, 2015 | No Comments

  Although Pell Grants increase enrollment in higher education, there is no evidence that they increase rates of graduation.