The Denver Scholarship Foundation released a report showing that every dollar invested in a student who graduates from the program yields 9 times that amount in taxes returned to the economy.
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May 19, 2015
May 18, 2015
The New America Foundation examined 424 public college and universities to find an increasing number are using merit aid to attract out-of-state students who can pay higher tuition.
April 10, 2015
The selective liberal arts school in New York was honored by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation for increasing financial aid and more than doubling the percent of low-income students enrolled in recent years.
February 19, 2015
The Center for American Progress released a plan today calling for all high school graduates to receive enough support up to the level of tuition to attend their state public college or university.
December 10, 2014
Congressional federal budget compromise includes slightly more funding for college access programs and student aid grants.
December 09, 2013
Colleges are being invited to test out new ways of awarding federal aid, including giving Pell Grants to high school students and offering grants for competency-based progress, under a new initiative.
October 23, 2013
Cost of tuition and fees for college students increases just 2.9 percent, still stagnating grant aid means the net price continues to increase at greater rates, according to new College Board findings.
September 06, 2013
The Congressional Budget Offices outlines possible reforms and alternatives to the Pell Grant program to help low-income students pay for college.
August 20, 2013
In 2011-12, 71 percent of all undergraduates received some type of financial aid compared with 66 percent four years earlier, says a new report.
May 09, 2013
Many students who receive Pell Grants pay high tuition at their colleges, as institutional aid is used to compete for other students, a new report says.