What is the difference between a Federal Pell grant& a Stafford loan?

Answer Many families wonder how they will be able to afford college tuition for their children. Pell Grants and Federal Stafford loans are two options for families to explore when deciding about college f... Read More »

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How do I get a Federal Pell Grant?

Visit the Federal Student Aid (Fafsa) website at to fill out a free online application. If no computer access is available, check the local career center office for a paper applicatio... Read More »

How often can I receive the federal Pell grant?

According to the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) website, an undergraduate student may receive a Pell Grant for 18 semesters through his entire life. There are very few exceptions ... Read More »

What is the definition of the Federal Pell Grant?

The Federal Pell Grant is a financial aid program that provides monetary aid to students who present high financial need. The recipient does not need to repay the funds received. This is the federa... Read More »

Requirements for Federal Pell Grant?

A federal Pell Grant provides financial assistance to low-income undergraduates and certain postbaccalaureate students to help pay for college expenses such as tuition, books, and supplies. The amo... Read More »