What does a pell grant cover?

Answer I've been told that the pell grant is basically for books, school supplies, and whatever else you need!

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What exactly does the government PELL grant for college students cover ?

It depends on how much you get. Some only get a few hundred dollars, which goes towards your tuition and fees. Some people qualify for the full amount (4,731 a year) and this can be used to pay m... Read More »

Does the pell grant cover all tuition?

On One Hand: Using a Pell Grant to Pay Tuition ExpensesWhether or not a Pell Grant will cover tuition depends on (1) your eligibility for the grant, (2) the amount awarded to you, (3) whether your ... 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 »

Does a pell grant cover dependent care?

On One Hand: Federal Pell Grants Can be Used for Dependent CareAccording to the United States Department of Education, Federal Pell Grants can be used for dependent care costs incurred by students ... Read More »