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    • College Grants on a Postcard: A Proposal for Simple and Predictable Federal Student Aid 

      Dynarski, Susan M.; Scott-Clayton, Judith (The Brookings Institution; The Hamilton Project, 2007-02-01)
      Despite a range of federal programs designed to offset the cost of college, evidence shows that they have limited impact on the college attendance rate of even high-performing low- and middle-income students. The authors ...
    • From Access to Completion: A Seamless Path to College Graduation for African American Students 

      Rawlston-Wilson, Valerie; Saavedra, Susie; Chauhan, Shree (National Urban League; National Urban League Washington Bureau, 2014-09-01)
      College access has now become a necessary path toward prosperity and the middle class. In this follow-up article, the authors explore and define the characteristics of the typical African American student and make specific ...
    • Trends in Ratio of Pell Grant to Total Price of Attendance and Federal Loan Receipt 

      U.S. Department of Education, National Center For Education Statistics (U.S. Department of Education, National Center For Education Statistics, 2019-08-01)
      Overall, the percentage of total price of attendance (tuition and fees, plus the cost of room and board, books and supplies, transportation, and personal expenses) covered by Pell Grants has remained consistent for selected ...