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A Federal Pell Grant provides need-based grants that do not have to be repaid to low-income students. They are typically awarded to individuals who have not yet earned an undergraduate or professional degree. Approximate... More »

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While there is no Federal Grant Department in the United States, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services maintains a website named Grants.gov that serves as a clearinghouse for grant opportunities for 26 federal... More »

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As of 2015, the J. Jill Compassion Fund, Kroger Company Foundation, Talbot's Women's Scholarship, Avon Breast Cancer Safety Net Program, Mary Kay Domestic Violence Shelter Grant Program and Open Meadows Foundation are so... More »

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As of 2015, the U.S. Congress mandates a standard formula that determines an individual's financial need for receiving a Federal Pell Grant based on criteria such as the student's and parents' income and assets, the stat... More »

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Programs that provide free government grant money for education include the Federal Pell Grant, the Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant and the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education... More »

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A Pell Grant does not have to be repaid because it is not a loan. These federal funds can be paid to the school, to the recipient or a combination of both. The typical recipient is an undergraduate student who does not h... More »

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To be eligible to receive a Pell grant, vocational and undergraduate students must be accepted for enrollment or enrolled in a program for a recognized educational credential at a participating postsecondary institution,... More »

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