Tag: Pell Grants
The authors of the report conclude that the Pell Grant program needs to be greatly expanded to meet the financial needs of non-traditional students. Also, institutions must create a "culture of completion."
Under the GOP plan, the maximum Pell Grant award would be frozen for the next decade at $5,730. And it would eliminate Pell grant eligibility for some part-time college students.
The new rules eliminate Pell Grants for college students who do not have a high school diploma and for those who have been in college for more than six years.