Pell Grants: New rules may limit access to education
Although the bill keeps the maximum Pell Grant award at $5,550 ... education has gotten even harder to afford.” Historically, Pell Grants — which do not have to be paid back — were originally created more than 40 years ago to help many of the ...
More FSCJ students may have to pay back Pell Grants
"The United States Department of Education does have in their regulations a requirement that we pursue repayment from students," Bowers said. FSCJ also plans to hire Jacksonville real estate attorney Bill Scheu to produce a report on how the Pell Grant ...
Wealthier Schools Admit Fewer Students With Pell Grants
Another disturbing trend in PayScale's newest data is that the schools that do accept students who are paying their tuition with Pell Grants also have ... it because you make a lot more money over the years than you paid in tuition. Pell-Grant students ...
College presidents, students lobby to keep Pell Grant funding
Some of the proposed plans call for cuts to the Federal Pell Grant ... loans to pay for school. Nearly half of African American undergraduates receive Pells, as do 40 percent of Latino undergrads. “I don’t think you can say that you have the best ...
Changes to the N.C. Pell Grant
A change in the formula used to calculate eligibility for receiving a N.C. Pell Grant has been proposed. The Pell Grant, which began in 1972, is a financial aid grant for college students that do not have ... loans that I have to pay back.