It’s time to double the Pell Grant
Katrina is a Pell Grant recipient at Michigan State University. If she had gone to college in the mid-1970s in the early years of this federal program, her grant would have covered around 80 percent of her educational costs. Such financial support had the power to remove barriers and transform lives, putting low-income students on a path to graduate without significant debt.
Originally published: July 23, 2022
Author: Samuel L. Stanley Jr.
Institution: Michigan State University
Published by: The Hill