How to Get Federal Grants for Going Back to School?

Answer If you've decided to go back to school you may be surprised to see how the cost of schooling has increased. The College Board says the average cost of a two-year college is $2,544 per year. If you ... Read More »

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Federal Grants for Graduate School?

Federal grant money is available for those students applying to attend graduate school. Grants can help pay for a student's tuition and fees, books, or room and board. The U.S. Department of Educat... Read More »

Emergency Federal School Grants?

Emergency Federal School Grants enhance school emergency preparedness by offering funding, training and resources. The grants also help with school bus driver training for security, and structuring... Read More »

Are federal school grants considered income?

Federal need-based grants including the Pell Grant can be considered taxable income if you are not a degree-seeking student and the money is used to pay for anything other than tuition, books, supp... Read More »

Do you have to pay back student loans before going back to school?

You don't pay federal student loans back as long as you're listed as a full time student in the eyes of most financial institutions, and not in default at another school. However, if you got the lo... Read More »