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Window of Opportunity: Targeting Federal Grant Aid to Students with the Lowest Incomes

Published Apr 2008
ihep
focus area Affordability & Need-Based Aid

Discusses federal policy options to strengthen financial aid; recommends increasing and targeting the Pell Grant to meet low-income students’ needs

 

This report discusses the ability of specific policy options in strengthening the Pell Grant program to meet the significant financial needs of low-income students.