How Does a Student Use a Pell Grant?

Answer 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 »

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Can a dependent student get a Pell Grant?

The Pell Grant is not limited to independent students. Any individual who is enrolled at least half time in his or her first undergraduate or vocational program may qualify for a Pell Grant, regard... Read More »

Am I eligible for PELL grant if I am an international student?

Yes you are. It is only dependent upon your need and that you are not in default. You can go to the U.S Department of Education to get more info. Just copy and paste this address.http://studentaid.... Read More »

Can a Pell Grant cover a part-time student?

On One Hand: The Grant Amount Will DifferAccording to the College Board, eligible part-time students can receive a Pell Grant. However, the amount awarded will be less than for a full-time student.... Read More »

Can You Receive a Pell Grant If You Have Not Paid Student Loans Back Yet?

The Pell Grant is a federal program that helps college students with financial need who have not yet completed a bachelor's degree. Unlike loans, Pell Grants do not have to be repaid. There are sev... Read More »