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Building Block of Student-Based Aid

Looking Back to Move Forward viewing guide part 3

Posted: June 17, 2015
Organizations: IHEP, Lumina Foundation

Chronicles the history of the program from its bipartisan legislative origins through its various selected subsequent iterations. This 14-minute film documents several key changes to the Pell Grant program including efforts to broaden and limit student eligibility, ebbs and flows in funding, increases in the maximum award levels, and the creation of supplemental programs for Pell recipients.

Building Block of Student-Based Aid