"Millions of college students who receive the federal need-based Pell Grant will see the yearly maximum award increase by $500 to $7,395 this fall, the largest boost in a decade and the second increase in two years," Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
... "Nationwide, more than 6.5 million Pell grants of varying sizes are awarded annually to undergraduates with financial need who have not yet earned a bachelor’s degree, according to the National Association of Financial Aid Administrators in Washington, D.C."
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Publication Date: 1/4/2023