TITLE

Pell Grants under attack in Congress

AUTHOR(S)
Botzman, Thomas J.
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
University Business;Oct2015, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the value of the Basic Education Opportunity Grant or also known as the Pell Grant in the U.S. and the threat posed by some proposals in the Congress on its operation in 2015. He mentions the benefits of the said program to students who want to pursue higher education and to their families as well. He notes legislative proposals that aim to reduce the benefit amount for each participant of the grant and remove its inclusion in the budget.
ACCESSION #
110078304

 

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