The U.S. Department of Education recently informed the public of a new program making Pell Grants available to high school students.

To be eligible, students must be enrolled in select colleges across the U.S.Through the three year experimental-program, the governments hopes to close the attainment gap between rich and poor students attending college. The article mentions that, “Students who are exposed to college-level challenge and rigor while in high school, and who begin their college journey with a clear path to a degree, go on to complete degrees at much higher rates.”

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Pell Grants for High School Students

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