Does the Pell Grant pay for books?

Answer Pell Grant money is federal grant aid which is distributed to each college. You receive this money based on your FAFA results. Here's how it works once it gets to your account:Tuition, Room & Board... Read More »

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How much does the Pell Grant pay ?

I'm not sure where the other respondent got her information about frozen Pell Grants, particularly since the 2008-2009 Pell Grant max was $4731.She's also incorrect about frozen funding, because th... Read More »

How Does a Student Use a Pell Grant?

The federal Pell Grant program gives grants to low-income undergraduate students. Those students may use their grants at any approved institution; this includes most accredited colleges and univers... Read More »

Does a pell grant cover this?

It doesn't matter if your courses are online or not. The Pell grant amount will be the same. For 09-10 the max Pell grant is 5,350 for the year if you attend full time. (Half of this money in th... Read More »

To Whom Does the Pell Grant Money Go?

Federal Pell grants are the foundation of the government's financial aid program for low-income students planning to attend institutions of higher learning. Unlike federal student loan programs, Pe... Read More »