Pell Grants - Eligibility & Application Guide
Federal Student Aid, FAFSA website screenshot
By: U. S. Federal government
Latest Member Blog Articles on Pell Grants
How to Apply for Grants and Scholarships That Help Pay For College
Apr 20 2017
As a former college admissions counselor I used to tell every prospective student that there's a lot of money out there, but you're going to have to spend some time working to get some of it. It was true then and it's true now.
Latest Forum Threads on Pell Grants
Understanding the Three Main Types of College Grants
Dec 05, 2016 03:27 PM
Wondering if you Qualify for a Pell Grant? Fill Out Your FAFSA and Find Out Now
Sep 09, 2015 04:23 PM
Need Blind vs Need Sensitive College Admittance
Mar 09, 2015 07:08 AM
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Pell Grants News & Opinion Articles
Feds kick off restoration of grant aid for students burned by for-profit c...
Tue Apr 04, 2017
The Education Department said Monday will begin identifying students who burned through federal Pell grants to pay for colleges that closed before they could graduate, with...
'Financing College: Where's the Money?': Free money
Tue Apr 04, 2017
This installment of “Financing College: Where’s the Money?” explores financing college using scholarships and grants, forms of financial aid paid for through state, federal...
The 5-Step Plan to Appeal for More Financial Aid
Mon Apr 03, 2017
You've known all along that you'd need to come up with a lot of money to send your child off to college. But only in the midst of your kid's senior year—when you open...
Education Budget Cuts, Student Aid Problems And More
Sat Mar 18, 2017
National K-12 and higher ed news came fast and furious this week. Here are our highlights to help you keep on top.
Bad news for low-income college students in Trump 2017 budget
Thu Mar 16, 2017
Pell grants are safe but slashed. Other federal grants are going away.
Free federal program run by Goodwill helps adults get a leg up on the job...
Wed Apr 01, 2015
The program, called WorkOpps, short for Working Opportunities for Adults, helps those who are unemployed or underemployed get good jobs or the means to find them.
Do You Earn Too Much To Qualify For College Financial Aid?
Tue Mar 31, 2015
College aid formulas expect parents to contribute up to 47% of their after-tax income to college costs each year. Will your income throw your child out of the running for...
Northwestern tuition increases by 3.8 percent
Tue Mar 31, 2015
The increase in tuition will go toward bolstering the Office of Career Advancement, undergraduate summer internships, research, leadership and civic engagement programs,...
Pell Grants Videos
The 5 Most Common FAFSA Questions
Mon Dec 08, 2014
The free application for federal student aid, or the FAFSA, is your ticket to paying for college,...
Pell Grant Application Takes Less Than 15 Minut...
Sat Nov 01, 2014
Pell Grants are accepted at around 5,400 schools nationwide. These include traditional institutions like...
Introduction to the FAFSA
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Sal teams up with two financial aid and...
Pell Grants - Find Pell Grant Money for College
Wed Dec 05, 2012
The Federal Pell Grant Program provides need-based grants to low-income undergraduate and certain...
What are Pell Grants?
Wed Aug 29, 2012
The Pell Grant is one of the most widely known and readily available sources of Federal funding for...
Types of Federal Student Aid
Mon Aug 20, 2012
If you need help paying for college or career school, the office of Federal Student Aid can assist you...
Pell Grants Gives 'Opportunity for All' to Atte...
Fri Aug 03, 2012
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter details the Obama Administration's commitment to increase...
Educational Grants & Financial Aid : What Is a...
Fri Jun 05, 2009
A Pell grant is a form of financial aid given by the federal government that does not need to be paid...
Financial Aid Grant Information: Where to Fill...
Thu Jun 04, 2009
To fill out a federal Pell grant application, visit the Web site for the free application for federal...