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POLICY BRIEF: Restoration of Pell Grant Eligibility (Education from the Inside Out Coalition)

  • Organization: The Education from the Inside Out Coalition
  • Document Type: Report
  • Date Created: Monday, February 27, 2012
  • Submitted: Monday, February 27, 2012
  • Attachment(s): LINK

Policy brief published by The Education from the Inside Out Coalition addresses the 1994 ban on Pell Grant eligibility on incarcerated persons. The coalition support legislation to end the ban and re-establish the opportunity for otherwise eligible people in prison to obtain college aid through Pell Grants for postsecondary education programs.


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