The federal Pell Grant Program helps millions of low-income students attend college each year. But because Congress is targeting the program's reserve funds in federal budget proposals, the future of this critical student aid program is in danger. Continuing to rob the program of its reserves sets up the potential for a shortfall in future years, when Congress will be forced to dig up emergency money to patch the hole or deny eligible students important financial aid. Watch this video for more information on the importance of the Pell Grant reserve funds, and how you can join the Fight for Financial Aid.
Publication Date: 11/3/2017