A Pell Grant is money the U.S. federal government provides for students who need it to pay for college.
A Pell Grant is money the U.S. federal government provides for students who need it to pay for college. Federal Pell Grants are limited to students with financial need, who have not earned their first bachelor's degree, or who are not enrolled in certain post-baccalaureate programs, through participating institutions. The Pell Grant is named after Democratic U.S. Senator Claiborne Pell of Rhode Island, and was originally known as the Basic Educational Opportunity Grant. A Pell Grant is generally considered the foundation of a student's financial aid package, to which other forms of aid are added. The Federal Pell Grant program is sponsored by the United States Department of Education which determines the student's financial need. The U.S. Department of Education uses a standard formula to evaluate financial information reported on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for determining the student's expected family contribution (EFC). The Pell Grant is covered by legislation titled t ...
You may qualify for the Government's Federal Pell Grant on your own Income Merits! Up to $5,645 can be yours in 2014!
maybe you can give him a Pell grant
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Married at 19, went to college w Pell grant and stafford student loans. Had my first child weeks bf my 21st bday. Had TNCare, WIC & 2/x
Finally things are looking better, we have almost all our stuff ready for the wedding, I got my car fixed and it runs like new, I received a pell grant for college and I'm on my way to receiving an associates degree in education, then transfer to usi and get a bacholrs in elementary education! Plus had a great and hilarous night with great friends!
I am not normal I am not brilliant I am not a good person I am not a tourist ever I am not a local I am not on FB or FRITTER I am not on track to receive a PELL grant I am not a Toastmaster or a Shriner I am not sure what I am But I know I am not normal, never have been Dammit.
I am almost maxed out on my financial aid for my associates. I will be graduating with 7 hours left available. After my as I want to transfer to a new school and go for a specific degree. Will additional aid be available since it is a new program and school
the maximum amount pell grant fafsa has is $5645. You can get other larger grants but you have to pay them back.
These *** deducted my Pell Grant but approved me for Cal Grant...wow
My pell grant won't pay all of my tuition.. So I owe $30 a semester..
Been paying for my school for the last year but finally got a pell grant for $6,000! SO STOKED.
We're thrilled to announce a special grant made to the Pell Center at Salve Regina University as part of the...
I have over $4,000 in my pell grant but can only use $1,020 of it. On top of that, I can't even get into phlebotomy until spring. L O L
Yall have no problem offering me the maximum amount of loans to accept but yall cant give me even half of the maximum amount of pell grant..
The application is open! 3.3 unweighted GPA and Pell Grant eligible and YOU can ! It's never too early to invest in your future!
I'm gonna ask for it, cuz I got the Pell Grant, I'm broke, I need whatever I can get
it just said if you got the Pell grant you probably get it, but I got nothing this time
Shout out to all the freshmen enrolling in college for that pell grant😅
After they drop your classes you can add them back up when your pell grant goes through, I'm having to do the same thing 😒
today the state of NC pasted a bill that limits the amount of pell grant money.…
forrealla tho. Have you gotten your pell grant yet?
When you trying to get Asian grant money from your FAFSA pell grant
some people use the pell grant and waste it. It's just taxpayer's money 😒
I had to verify my "untaxed income" before I could get my PELL grant approved.
So besides the pell grant and student loans how else are you people paying for college!!!
When that Pell Grant check come in ! .
Although I didn't get pell grant , I'm still glad I got some financial aid.
yea now it's anything over 20,000= no pell grant. Last year it was 30,000. That's a huge jump down.
"A study by the New America Foundation found that Federal Pell Grant recipients with family incomes less than...
Why would they take my Pell Grant off? 😕
Did You Know that you have to be Pell Grant eligible to ?
Does financial aid not take into account that I have BILLS cuz they not tryna give me no pell grant
Feel sorry for the younger generation coming to college once Obama out of office & we get a republican won't be no pell grant str8 loans
Just received word back from FAFSA that my pell grant application was denied. Worst news at the worst time. I just want to go to school.
Received maximum pell grant again :)
If I don't get the pell grant for school I might cry
We don't see avg gpa of all freshmen for last year, but in the Pell grant chart it seems average GPA hovers around 3.3
And I didnt pay a dime, and I got pell grant
How is it my pell grant decreased by $1065 from 2013/2014 - 2014/2015? Why is attaining a higher edu. made so difficult!
Lisa Humphrey "As the mother of a college student and the wife of a veteran, I see no reason why both of these subjects cannot be addressed, and addressed in a timely manner. If Congress had gotten their job done, students would not be graduating into an economy where they cannot find a job in their field, nor would veterans be standing in long lines for treatment. In the past 10 years the bachelor degree graduates student loan debt went from an average if $18,000 to $29,400; when is Congress going to address THAT issue? In the last dozen years we have been fighting 2 wars yet the Veterans Administration was in no way prepared to treat all of the returning injured veterans; when is Congress going to address THAT issue? And before someone tries to "correct" me, yes, VA funding has increased for the last few years - but never near enough, never near what the President asked for in his budget, and Congress continued to ignore this then pretended to be surprised when the VA could not deal with the incredible ...
Since its a pell grant I wont have to pay it back. So I can take that money and buy a car. And I can still do su in the spring 😅
Here’s good info on Madison County education that contrasts with Thad's opponent saying he opposes any federal funding of education - $800 million per year for K12, plus more with higher ed. MADISON COUNTY Community College/Workforce. Cochran's support for education is evident in the amount of federal resources he has helped drive to MS, including Madison County. Mississippi's community colleges, including Holmes Community College (which has a Ridgeland campus), receive about $250M in federal funds each year. In 2011-2012, about 4,900 students at Holmes CC received $17.8 million in Federal Pell Grants to help them offset the cost of attending college. Without these funds, our state's community & junior college system would be crippled - not to mention, our workforce training facilities would have to be shuttered. Cochran's work to steer federal workforce funds to MS has provided countless hours of training to Mississippians, resulting in thousands of new jobs. K12. Again Cochran's consistent support ...
Finally got my financial aid and I got a pell grant👏
.Expect size of GIA to be reduced by the amt of Pell Grant. Don't have to give all SAs a full GIA.
Just found out my school never payed my pell grant for last semester and they owe me 2000 dollars.my school owes me lol
On top of being accepted, I received a pell grant and my classes will only cost about $58 each term in all 😄👌
Where's my Pell grant and xc scholarship?
CONGRATULATIONS to Essa Shomali for receiving almost a $1000 in scholarship award fund from the Mott Community College's "Arab American Heritage Council Scholarship Endowment Fund!" This restricted scholarship fund was established few years ago by the Arab American Heritage Council and under the leadership of Dr. Abd Alghanem who at that time served as the AAHC's Board President. The AAHC's scholarship fund was established with the purpose of supporting Arab American students with their educational needs at Mott Community College. Scholarship monies are awarded on a yearly basis to deserving MCC Arab American students who meet the eligibility criteria. ** Selection Criteria 1. Only applicants of Arabic descent are eligible for this scholarship. 2. Applicants must be enrolled at Charles Stewart Mott Community College and be in good standing with the college. 3. Applicants must possess a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.5. 4. Awards may be merit based, or based on financial need as determined by the O ...
School update: With my credit being repaired currently, my Fafsa and Pell Grant money won't be enough to get me...
eh, that's tough. My parents couldn't afford to throw me stuff but a Pell grant was out of the question. I'd suggest breaking
thoughts on unc mess? Pell grant money for classes that didn't exist? Have we ever seen anything like this.. Ever??
yea me to too ... I got pell grant .. And waiting on fasfa
Dang. Even w/ the scholarship, Pell Grant, fasfa, & direct plus loan, it's still not enough. I gotta apply for another loan
trying to bring Pell Grant into this discourse is ridiculous and arrogant of NCAA its needs based 4 all students
I'm saying! Like can I get anything besides a pell grant for staying on track? I'm not asking for too much lol
Reminds me: How many federal $ paid for fake classes? mt Many athletes sent Pell Grant money home to families.
Many of our athletes sent Pell Grant money home to families.
Wilken: What does the Pell Grant giver think given that the student has full tuition, room and board scholarship?
Judge Wilken asks to understand how athletes can receive scholarships and get a Pell Grant. Noll explains the history.
NIH would see budget increase of more than 4 percent next year under Senate budget measure drafted Tuesday:
Not to mention it seems I'm elligible for $5K+ financial aid in pell grant form. so yay for more college & yay for $ to visit friends!
Senate panel approves budget bill to increase funding for by $605 mil. /from
A new Senate bill would increase the maximum Pell Grant award by $100, to $5,830:
Senate approves bill to increase NIH funding: via
States, maybe..do..something? "Pell Grant Increases Mean Little if Washington Acts Alone" -
Exciting news about proposed increases in and award amounts.
If you qualify for a Pell grant or work study that is federally funded, you should see an increase 2015-2016.
Senate panel approves NIH funding boost of $605 million for Pell Grants and more.
Pell Grant money is wasted too. Graduation rate so low on Pell Grant recipients Gov won't give figures.,
Fargoing back home because I lost my Pell Grant
you should qualify for the Pell grant which is over 5k
Young guy died in Ḥaram while in sajdah, may Allah grant him Jannah, what an amazing ending.
I got my 2 year degree at the Mount paid for with the pell grant! So pumped!!
PND NEWS KOCH BROTHERS' $25 MILLION GIFT TO UNCF SPARKS CONTROVERSY Koch Brothers' $25 Million Gift to UNCF Sparks Controversy JUNE 10, 2014 39 3Google +0 33PrintKoch Brothers' $25 Million Gift to UNCF Sparks Controversy After announcing last week that it had received a $25 million gift from Koch Industries and the Charles Koch Foundation, the United *** College Fund is scrambling to defuse criticism of its decision from those concerned about the libertarian Koch brothers' influence on education policy, Inside Higher Ed reports. The gift includes $18.5 million to create the UNCF/Koch Scholars Program, which will provide funds to outstanding students with demonstrated financial need and an interest in studying how entrepreneurship, economics, and innovation contribute to the well-being of individuals, communities, and society. The remaining $6.5 million will be used to provide general support to UNCF and Historically Black Colleges and universities, with $4 million set aside to help students who have bee . ...
People tell me how a Pell Grant helped them go to college, build a career and raise a family - b/c we invested in their future.
EST TAP: 645.00$ EST PELL GRANT: 1,640$ TAP PROGRAM: 893.00. This is why a lot of people don't go to college it's to expensive.
The consensus is growing- time for states to step up in funding Latest piece from via
I support Sen. Landrieu's Passport to the Middle Class to increase Pell Grant $, make college more affordable!
But...I have YET to see a pell grant or any grant for that matter. Im on scholarships and my mama income but let me stop I could go all day
Obama, you can increase Pell Grant awards as much as your heart desires!
All my tuition money and Pell Grant money is gonna be POCKET 😂😄jk
The federal government made enough money on student loans over the last year that, if it wanted, it could provide maximum-level Pell Grants of $5,645 to 7.3 million college students. The $41.3-billion profit
Dr. Kimbrough questions Dr. Dre I wonder if Dr. Dre knows that not only does USC admit very few black students, but the ones who are there are subject to serious racism and racial profiling. During a recent campus party, the LAPD sent over 70 police officers in riot gear with a helicopter to break up the party after noise complaints. All the while, the white kids were partying up in their fraternity houses without so much as a peep from the police. Additionally, for Dr. Dre, his $35 million dollar donation (half of the $70 million he is sharing with Levin) is merely a drop in the bucket for a school like USC that is sitting on an amount of money that no HBCU will have for at least another 100 years. USC shed no tears when Dr. Dre’s baby brother was murdered in the violence that has poisoned the black community. They did nothing when his son died from an overdose on the drugs that were dropped into black communities in the 1980s. HBCUs have scholars working to solve these problems, and thousands of ...
President Bush Walked The Walk For Black Americans “The role of the government is to open up opportunities for people and give people a chance to succeed.” — President George W. Bush President George W. Bush appointed more blacks to high-level positions than any president in our nation’s history and spent record money on education, job training, small business development and health care. The number of new businesses started was an incredible 4.7 percent increase, and over $24 billion was spent for small business loans and grants. Federal spending on education increased nearly 40 percent, with record expenditures for important programs that affect blacks. The No Child Left Behind Act, a civil rights measure designed to achieve education reform, was fully funded to the tune of $13.1 billion. President Bush also spent $18.8 million for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s). Spending on Pell Grant funding nearly doubled, helping more than 5.5 million students attend college i ...
In the last 30 days, Help for Renters has helped 762 people get the Pell Grant and get on their way for better job training! If you are over 24 ~OR~ married ~OR~ have kids then you are Pell Grant eligible! Yes.if you answer "YES" to ANY of those above questions, then you are Pell Grant eligible!
So as I look for jobs on the interwebs I have noticed several things . One is you want people with experience but you want someone to adapt quickly into your company . Now I'm not the sharpest colored pencil but wouldn't a person you could train to do it your way be better then breaking somebody in like a horse rode in the triple crown ten years ago. That old saying "old dogs don't learn new tricks " comes to mind . I think its time for a pell grant and get some certs and get that big money . I'm not gonna settle till I'm some where I wanna be and wanted to be . determined but frustrated . I'm leave it in gods hands .
where u going?! & hurry up lady so u don't miss out on the pell grant that's almost $6000 right there & I KNOW u got hope
Them $1800 pell grant checks was love to say the least
It is time to talk about monies running out for food stamps, Pell Grants, extended unemployment but not Social Security payments which most of us paid in to.
* The White Side of the Story of Negroes . This is the reason CNN has dropped Buchanan. It's like Newt G. said, "You are not supposed to bring up uncomfortable Facts." (verified on Buchanan’s website) BUCHANAN TO OBAMA Finally...It is Said Publicly. I have never seen the white side explained better! Pat Buchanan had the guts to say it. It is about time!! BUCHANAN TO OBAMA By Patrick J. Buchanan Barack says we need to have a conversation about race in America .. Fair enough. But this time, it has to be a two-way conversation. White America needs to be heard from, not just lectured to... This time, the Silent Majority needs to have its convictions, grievances, and demands heard. And among them are these: First, America has been the best country on earth for black folks. It was here that 600,000 black people, brought from Africa in slave ships, grew into a community of 40 million, were introduced to Christian salvation, and reached the greatest levels of freedom and prosperity blacks have ever known. Jerem ...
I mean those loans will mess you up if you let it... if you got on scholarship, you can pay back loans with the Pell grant..
-A SOUND Farm Policy -No cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, or Social Security. -& cuts to Pell Grants or loans.
I see the Pell Grant never kicked in.
I'm trying to get out of the "no job or minimum wage job" trap that I'm in. I have a two-year "degree" from a fake *** ripoff school that used to be called Hamilton Business College, and is now called Kaplan (stay away from there) but I might as well wipe my *** with that "degree", even though I completed it early, with a 3.85 GPA, because Hamilton Business College was supposedly "about to be accredited" twenty years ago when I went there, but even now, twenty years later, you still can't transfer credits from there to a real school, because they're still not accredited, and employers still only consider you for entry level positions that you could get without a degree when you have a "degree" from Kaplan (formerly known as Hamilton Business College). I also have 52 credits from a real school (DMACC) and I need to actually complete a degree program there, so that I can finally make a living wage, instead of constantly being on the verge of homelessness, as I have been for the past ten years. I've been acc ...
Just learned from my sister that my niece got a Pell grant for college. Congratulations Liz All! Full steam ahead!
I couldn't have made it through school without the Pell Grant
In 1988, when I entered college and the last time I made even close to minimum wage, the minimum wage was $3.35, my rent was $350/month, and tuition for $500 per semester or about $125/month. In 2014, minimum wage is $7.25, same apartment is $625, and tuition is $3300 per semester or about $800/month. My parents gave me about $500/month and I think I worked only 10-20 hours per week. My first year, I had scholarships and financial aid in the few thousand range including Pell Grants. I didn't own a car, but had a $500 moped that got like 100 miles to the gallon. It had a 1 gallon tank and I had to premix the gas with oil in a 5 gallon drum that I had. My sister had a car which we "shared" which meant she had a car that I used on occasion. We would also drive back home together. I didn't bother buying any furniture for my apartment other than a bed, a desk, a file cabinet, and a chair. I got this stuff at Walmart back when Walmart was all American. I brought my 13 inch color TV and VCR and some night stands ...
Moment of Thought: It’s not good for the country to raise minimum wage to $15/hr. for folks with no education or little experience. This move will make big businesses increase employees health care cost, lay more people off to counter act the increase, reduce the quality of service/product receive. For the ones receiving $15 this means you don’t qualify for government assistance programs anymore. No big tax returns for having a bunch of children and so forth. Since you make $15 an hr. (which is $31,200 a yr.; $1200 every two wks.; about $925 after taxes & benefits) you will be held accountable for your new found wealth. But, you’ll realize what many working middle class already knew… It’s hard to pay bills, eat, cover emergencies, pay for child care, car payments, and try buy extra things like Jordan’s, weave, & name brand clothes unless your financially savvy or have a working spouse. $31K is just enough money to NOT get food stamps, reduce school lunch, Pell Grants, WIC, Medicaid, utility & ...
Signed up for Pell Grants today.. going to go to beauty school ;)
Happy on the amount of my pell grant 😊
I did not get the pell grant bc my Mommy makes too much, but they just said I can get $1,200 🙌 That's better than nothing thank God!
:/ Mine was for federal loans. I was covered by a pell grant and a tuition offset grant because of it. See what they can do.
Should of stayed my *** at del tech and ride those Federal Pell Grant to success
I recently posted a meme on FB that pointed out some glaring examples of the schism that separates the rational left from the radical right. My favorite Libertarian scoffed my post as political drivel to which I responded: This rhetoric is political but to call it drivel is to not consider advancing the quest for a better quality of life for the citizens of this country. Republicans’ need to define morality seeks to restrict women’s access to healthcare. In 2011, there were nearly 1,000 Republican-sponsored bills in state legislatures to restrict a woman’s right to legal abortion services. Fully 68% of these new provisions restrict access to abortion services, a striking increase from previous years, when 26% of new provisions restricted abortion. Abortion indeed is a morality issue. Aside from issues due to health reasons, it assaults conservative moral sensitivities but it is also the personal, moral decision a woman must reconcile with her God. Morality must not be ...
Good feeling to have maxed out all TA and Pell Grants funds and maintained a 3.6GPA through 2 semesters
oh plus i'm now an official WA resident & also am poor so i might be able to cover a full quarter on pell grant alone? wooah
Tennesse Tech at Memphis : CNA , DA , X-Ray , LPN also plumbing , general contraring etc .. GED courses and testing Moore tech : general contracting , plumbing ,wielding etc ... UT of Memphis , Methodist school of nursing CBU , Southwest , U of M : All fields of the studies medicine U of M , Southwest , CBU , Leymone , Rhodes : All fields of study All these schools are free if you qualify ( Pell Grants etc ...) and some of us do qualify to send our children to these schools . These schools offer 89 % to 100 % placement in some feilds . If they want to continue their studies these schools credits will transfer to each school . Why would allow your child to attend a school where you must take out a loan ( Concord , ITT tech etc...) even the department of human services have programs that no loan is required plus Concord and others are not accredited that means what have learned will not transfer . Education is not cheap or easy ( 6 to 9 mos ) if comes easy , it leaves easy
College Board recommends changes in the Pell Grant program:
So i guess its official... Im finally going to college lol... thank you PELL GRANT. be cool go to school
I just read that applying for a Pell grant is possible so long as you don't have a bachelor's... maybe something to bring up?
government grants, like a Pell Grant, is dependent on the student picking that school and qualifying, thats "revenue" generated
Why is it that I only got only $1280 for a Pell grant and others get more to go back to college?
ulyssa agrees that needs to give me another pell grant to buy the big pack of Nutty Bars.
Applied for FASFA, it came thru and now I have a full pell grant😌 …
you'd get more money from a pell grant. Btw our govt would allow them to receive that also.
no more pell grant for me thanks to my parents EFC 😩 sad life!
😔 only reason I can is cuz of the pell grant.
Got accepted for pell grant. Not sure for how much but something is better than nothing. Signing up for classes after work.
Can students afford more Pell Grant reductions?
I didn't go to my Graduation. My behavior is? I finished and paid. Therefore I am intelligible for a Pell Grant!
Since I'm pell grant eligible... Financial Aid paid for my housing deposit! AYE!
Pell Grant was clutch for CCBC. I only gotta pay half the tuition basically.
Shiddd I wish “Anybody get a pell grant for summer school ?”
Anybody get a pell grant for summer school ?
OH:"Your kids totally look Mexican. Shoe in for a scholarship.". "Nah, man. MAYBE a Pell Grant, but I'm not holding my breath."
Love how I lost my Pell grant... I wish the government actually knew how much I needed that to help me with school.
Got my bag and pell grant refund but then I lose my keys fml
I also got called into the FA office today to be told that I got another pell grant! How rad is that!?
With the pell grant alone they should be able to give you 5500, if i can get that than so can you for sure
voted for a GOP spending plan that would have lowered avg. Pell Grant award by $650 for NH undergrads
my pell grant has been taken away TWICE
I'm looking to interview students who received a year-round Pell Grant when it was still available. Can anyone help? Thanks!
Dear Pell Grant and TAG Grant,. I'd appreciate it if we could all meet again.
Oh, turns out I did get Stafford Loans in addition to a Federal Pell Grant. Neat, I think that gives me enough to pay for the next year.
We the Ones tht Never got tht PELL GRANT
Omg I got $5,700 in Pell Grant money for Hunter yearly tuition is only $14K I could cry I'm so happy
May actually be eligible for a Pell Grant this year.
i got accepted and my Pell Grant came through. however, in order 4 me 2 go 2 school, i have 2 get my manager 2 change my work
I'm mad I can't get a pell grant anymore. This system is so messed up.
“calm down mr full ride” lol it don't matter .. I still want more money on my pell grant.. 😅
More black college students are part-time, which results in lower Pell Grant awards to support their education
Anyone know the website to register for pell grant ? I went to the wrong one yesterday. Lmao
My pell grant for college only $780😭 shoutout to my moms for making too much money 😫😒
Are you interested in becoming a Certified Nurse Aide? . There may be a Federal Pell Grant available for you!...
Pell Grant Resources. We find that most people in our program rent for 1 of 2 reasons. Their credit is unhealthy,...
My reaction when I realized that won't have to pay for out of pocket bc I qualified for the Pell Grant htt…
Sitting here stressing out about financial aid for the fall and my letter finally came. I got a Pell Grant this year and also the Baker Merit Award for my good grades. I couldn't be happier! :) Stress has be lifted!
Athletes that dont live in a dorm gets their $$ reduced? Lol Did you not apply/receive a pell grant on top of the scholly?
Carol was out with the Illini Democrats today to fight for Pell Grant funding, so students can continue to afford an education. Help us send a strong advocate for student issues to Springfield!
"Expanding Pell Grant eligibility for short-term job training is key to closing the skills gap" --> READ:
Holy cow...we just filed our FAFSA (financial aid) applications and they estimated that we each are eligible for a $3000 Pell grant. 5th year of college it's about darn time the government is gonna give me some money! Even though it will only pay for like two classes...I am incredibly grateful! First time receiving financial aid besides loans...suddenly the jokes I made years ago about popping out a kid to get financial aid are a lot more serious lol
less than 500. Pointless to take a loan but a Pell Grant would be nice.
Please get out and vote this fall. We have to get some people with Oklahoma values, not tea party values in the house. I don't care if they are repub or demo, if they use common sense and don't bow to ultra conservatism. April 11, 2014 House passes Ryan budget that hurts kids, families, and seniors The House on Thursday passed the NEA-opposed Ryan budget by a vote of 219 – 205, with no Democrats supporting it and 12 Republicans voting no. The budget sacrifices the well-being of the middle class and our most vulnerable populations, including children, to give deep tax breaks to those who need it the least. Instead of replacing the devastating sequester cuts in upcoming years, the Ryan budget would slash spending on domestic programs that help kids and families – like education – by nearly $800 billion. The maximum Pell Grant award would be frozen, making the dream of college unattainable for even more students. Medicaid, which provides healthcare for one-third of our nation’s children, would be cut ...
I am SO done with lsc-o! Last semester they took away almost all of my pell grant because supposedly i'm "not really in need of it". And this semester they have my account locked because I haven't logged in for a while, and they won't unlock it because nobody EVER answers the phone. Or when they finally do everyone is completely incompetent and doesn't know the first thing about the website! I'm so aggravated. I seriously don't even want to give them my money ever again. rant over.
have you done calculations on how much they get to say mismanagement is the end all be all. Excluding Pell Grant
Today we protested at office b/c of his support of Pell Grant cuts and the Ryan budget.
Under the Iowa students will receive $78.7 million less in Pell Grant funding, cc:
I have no phone number for Christopher Scott Braden, but for those of you who do, please encourage him to go online and complete his financial aid interview and go to the financial aid office to sign the verification worksheet that I have turned in for him. Hopefully he has done this, but as of when I completed what I can of his pell grant and student loan process, he had not. Deadline is coming up.
Cause I had fine from me not being a fulltime student which made me not eligible for my ohio pell grant.
Send a letter to your Representative and Senators urging them to protect and invest in the Pell Grant program.
House narrowly passes GOP budget that would freeze grant funds--How your representative voted
Going to make an appointment next week for my PELL Grant, time to get rolling for school this fall. 👏
How the proposed Pell Grant reform could affect you |
college students take notice speak the heck up! you are going to pay dearly with a Paul Ryan budget!On top of these draconian cuts to nutrition and health, Rep. Ryan’s budget systematically cuts or dismantles key supports that provide economic security and mobility for struggling families. He restricts the Pell Grants that help low- and moderate-income students attend college, We're talking about raising the Medicare age and ending Medicare as we know it, replacing it with vouchers that won't keep up with costs. Cutting Pell Grants and student loan funding. Cutting Medicaid while also repealing Obamacare. These are cuts that would hit a vast number of Americans hard. In fact, the cuts would be so broad and deep in people's lives, it can be hard to believe that this is seriously the budget plan of one of the major parties. But it is, and you don't need to exaggerate anything in Ryan's budget to make a very real case that we should be scared by it.
Ga state said I made too much last year and bc of that I won't get pell grant!!! But I get all the hope scholarship I need 😡
woo hoo,, been approved for $3380.00 of pell grant Money for the 2014-2015 school year, I am Kinda braggin here, but with that and the kindness of my hubby sharing his GI bill, by Nov 1, I will have and AAS in Human Services... currently no plan to pursue a bachelors as that requires an evil algebra class.
"It was close, but they've done it: House Republicans just voted to pass Paul Ryan's most radical budget yet. Republicans are now on record voting to cut off 616,000 students' Pell Grants, cancel 22 million Americans' health insurance, and gut crucial social safety-net programs like food stamps and job training assistance. Republicans would turn Medicare into a voucher scheme and repeal Obamacare just as tens of millions of Americans have already signed up. This is an attack on the poor and middle classes. It is not just indifference or ignorance. The damage that will be done if this becomes reality is well known. It takes intent and awareness to inflict this much harm on fellow human beings. That is the saddest part of this whole process." The first part is from 2014 Democratic Victory and the second part is from my friend Sister T (Teresa Blundell).
So are you saying SEC schools allow kids to keep Pell Grant money?
Just wanted to remind parents of seniors who want to apply for a pell grant, to go ahead as soon as you file your taxes. It takes a little longer for paper tax returns to be retrieved, than electronic returns. You guidance counselor probably gave you this info at some point. I know life gets hectic with a senior in the house so I'm sending a friendly reminder.
That's discouraging 4 students I'm sure & I'm disappointed hearing that too!! Student loans are avail when pell grant 0, right?
I was awarded the Pell Grant today for my journalism degree! Slowly but surely Cash!♥
Pell Grant is a type of aid that if a student qualifies, they are entitled to receive above a scholarship.
Really? Colllege athletes get Federal Pell Grant money, including $500K to
If an athlete does not graduate, the school benefited from a bogus Pell Grant subsidy. IMO, schools should be on the hook, not taxpayers.
I got HOPE all 4 years as well as Pell grant. Wouldn't have made ends meet without a job.
Athletes can get Pell Grant on top of full scholarship if they qualify.
If a student-athlete already receives a scholarship, what additional benefits does the Pell Grant provide?
Another interesting read on student-athletes on scholarship getting pell grant money! RT
That max a student can get with a Pell Grant for a school year is currently $5,645. Not quite Koch Brothers money.
To apply for a Pell Grant, I need to register for the draft.. lol. There's always a catch.
lmao the amount of aid i'm supposed to get in the pell grant went UP
I've decided I wanna go to school, I really want to go for cosmetology but the school in Athens won't take my pell grant. It something I always wanted to do so I think I'll take a student loan and go for it. My career choices are thin do to my stupid choices, I think I have a real chance being a cosmetologist. Praying hard for this..
if u want to go to college w/ Pell Grant, get more than a crap job & have a fair shot at making it, vote in November
Completed my fasfa today n I qualify for 5,137.00 in the pell grant n 9,500 in student loans but im gonna look for more scholarships /grants so I can go to college. looks like everthing is looking good so far hopefully it stays like that
Alright, I decided to continue my education, but somewhere else, going over k.h.p.o.p. Pell Grants, fasfa and 3 different potential nursing scholarships this week, gonna end up with late enrollment but I'm accepted to all universities I applied for
I get NO pell grant money. Tap only gave me 989 a year for SUNY smh
In '76 a Pell grant covered 72% of 4yr public univ tuition. It's now 36% but GOP budget cuts Pell funds to RI by $12.7M? I…
I dare congress to take away my pell grant.
Because I got extra money from the federal government in the form of Pell Grants for school, the federal government is hitting me with a 45% tax on that extra money! That extra money paid for books, but they don't seem to care. 45%! This is ridiculous!
Fill out your name, email and phone below and when you hit APPLY NOW you will be taken directly to the PELL GRANT form that will also help you with schools!
*** college! Gotta wait to go after the BA till July, because my Pell grant won't restart till then. Guess 96 credits will hold till then. Bet the loans want repaid by next week lol. Life time student for sure. Can't take it when I die. I'll be like 85 with 10 degrees lol.
Currently the maximum Pell Grant award level is $5,645, but under the Pell Grants won’t be available. …
I know there are people out there who know so much more than me..would someone please explain to me how Paul Ryan's Budget can possibly 'boost the economy'? Middle class will pay MORE taxes..millionaires less..public schools loose, Pell Grants get cut etc., etc. I don't see it..but then that's just me.
Among the 7 Alabama universities that provided Pell Grant info by sport, football players totaled $2.1 million
Pell Grant data for South Alabama athletes by sport. Total: $588,016 (3rd in Alabama).
FAFSA application filed, eligible for a pell grant of $6000 for 2 semesters!! God is great!! Just waiting 2wks for financial aid status!! Now hurry up 6:30!! Got a MK meeting to attend at olive garden!!
Financial Aid Update: Returning students can expect to receive award offers in the beginning weeks of June 2014. If the application is selected for verification, the student will receive monthly email reminders to complete their file. If a student is eligible for the Pell Grant in 2013-14, and is enrolled less than full time (in either fall or spring semesters), they may utilize the "unused" portion of their Pell Grant for summer enrollment. Please check with the Financial Aid Office for specific information.
If you don’t think the Pell Grant matters one iota on Kauai, think again. We support the Pell Grant Protection Act legislation that preserves and expands access to Pell Grants, and here’s why:
So for all of you that believe college atheltes should be paid, can you get specific? Just the money makers like football, basketball and hockey? Should athletes from teams that don't generate money be paid? And did you know many are paid in the form of a Pell Grant. Help me out. Sports to the Max, 7:00 on WCCO Radio!
April 11th is the payment deadline to either pay your tuition, or set up a payment plan. If you are receiving the full Pell grant then you may or may not be also receiving a refund on this date. If you have questions, feel free to contact us at TRiO!!!
Although there is already a budget in place for Fiscal Year 2015 due to last year’s passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act, this week the House considered a number of budget proposals. None of these budgets will replace the current budget for 2015, but they are useful as policy documents and lay out important priorities. When deciding which budgets to support, I consider the following criteria: (1) whether the budget is good for El Paso, including support for veterans, Fort Bliss and the border; (2) does it put our nation on a sustainable financial path; (3) does it make the investments needed for economic growth and opportunity; (4) is it fair. The House Majority sponsored a budget (H.Con.Res. 96) authored by Paul Ryan. Although this budget passed the House, I voted against it as it did not fulfill the four criteria above. It seeks to decrease the deficit by making deep cuts to non-defense discretionary spending and entitlements, including Medicare and Medicaid. These are the programs that provide health ...
Qualified for my Pell Grant! Health and fitness science degree... Then going for a culinary arts degree. One step closer to being a dietician or nutritionist and if I play my cards right, a private chef :)
One Hundred Fourteenth Congress of the United States of America Begun and held at the City of Washington D.C. The U.S.A. Act- 42 U.S. Code § 11301 The Unified Social Assistance Act: (§) 1. Benefits A) Providing a Solution for Poverty and Genocide is accompanied by many Recommendations, however, the Recommendations that resound are "Wealth Redistribution," "Quasi-Consolidation," and Repeal of laws, § §, Compartments, and Departments that include The Pell Grant, Student Loan Subsidies, FHA Loan Subsidies, Subsidies, TANF, SNAP, HUD, EDD, SSA, FEMA, DHS, Veterans Affairs Administration and other Failed Social Assistance and Welfare Programs designed to bring about Social Security and Infrastructure. Bulk Packaging and Cutting $2.3T per year in Social Assistance that fails to reach the People through Quasi-Consolidation and Wealth Redistribution. Implementing these measures will not only cut costs but prevent the Fundamental and Systemic Genocides (18 USC 1091) of U.S. Citizens in or at risk of Poverty an ...
I went through *** & hot water to walk that stage in highschool when there's people going. Krazy trying to get a college degree the funny thing about that is that once the Pell Grants run out n there's no more dorm rooms n you get that degree it's back to the real world were there's bills bills & good jobs are hard to come by then you ? Yourself was it worth it The avg plug in your city is your college student so who's the real hustler
The government wants to give me $14,425 pell grant but i need a $200 voucher to verify my identity...any one ant to buy a blown up xr 250 for $300.needs a new head, piston, rings, valves and timming chain..
Applied for a Pell Grant today... relatively easy process online...
Paul Ryan's Path to Prosperity budget plan is genuinely extreme: 69 percent of its $4.8 trillion in non-defense budget cuts would come from programs that benefit Americans with low or moderate incomes, such as Medicaid, food stamps, Pell Grants, the Social Services Block Grant, and Supplemental Security Income for the elderly and disabled. And Veterans. It would end Medicare as we know it by converting it to a premium-support voucher. And while the poor are asked to pay through the nose, it would give millionaires an average tax cut of $200,000. Yet Georgia Republicans feel it doesn't go far enough...Michelle Nunn should start packing for Washington DC.
In response to President Obama’s fiscal 2015 budget, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representative proposed an alternative plan earlier this month, which included cuts to financial aid programs in higher education, including freezing the maximum Pell Grant at its current level for the next d…
My pell grant finally was processed,and im now enrolled for summer,and fall semesters.
Finally, I register my online classes at Brand man University and I got my pell grant. Hopefully get my b.s degree in business.
Just finished setting up my oldest for his College!! Pell Grant Approved! Now to wait for class enrollment in May!!. So Happy & Proud of my baby!
for the school money, the Federal Pell Grant has came in, when do the unsubsidized and subsidized loans coming in? I thought they were paid at the same time?
Just got a letter in the mail with some great news! I haven't been in school for the past year because I had to pay off a student loan. Its been a very important goal of mine to pay off this loan so I can continue with my education. I think I have about 3 semesters left. Its been depressing to not have finished school yet. To not have the career that I want so badly because I don't have my degree yet. Working jobs that are just getting the bills paid, but not stimulating my mind & growth. No challenge. I get down on myself because I really expected more from myself, to finish on time. But getting out into this real world, you get real life responsibilities... & bills! I can't lie, its hard working & trying to maintain an education. When you don't have scholarships or pell grant. College is so *** expensive! At times I've even questioned if I wanted to go back...put myself in more debt. To get that letter in the mail today, and see in writing that I paid it off was one of the best feelings I've felt in a . ...
I GOT MY FULL AMOUNT OF FINANCIAL AID FOR TEMPLE. WO! (and a little bit more. I was given a higher Pell Grant than what was estimated)
If you or any of your children have lattice and want to attend college, vocational rehab will help with the tuition after the Pell Grant pays. They will also help with the placement of a job after graduation. The federal government is required to hire 2% of patients with vision problems, and because the erosion's cause periods of legal blindness and require magnification to see it falls into the code 21 priority for jobs.
Tell Erik Paulsen to vote FOR the .amendment to prevent $90B Pell Grant cuts ..
Paul Ryan is a liar and hypocrite who benefited from a Pell Grant when his dad died. He's evil take from D poor to give 2 D rich
Dammmit, How the *** I just now finding out I could have been getting a Pell Grant for my college classes on top of my GI Bill... Thats an Extra 2,500 a semester!! I thought that wasn't an option... Here I am going on 80 credits and all!! SMFH!!
What makes it even tougher for young Americans to compete for a quality job that a college diploma can provide, are attitudes likes this; VOICES Three Ways The Ryan Budget Will Hurt Higher Education paulryan.jpg In this April 5, 2011 file photo, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., touts his 2012 federal budget during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. CREDIT: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite BY SHAWN SHALIGRAM | MARCH 12, 2013 AT 11:28 PM This article is part of our campaign on Student Debt. Check out more reporting, research, and actions on Student Debt → Former Republican vice-presidential nominee, Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin unveiled a budget blueprint today for fiscal year 2014 titled "The Path to Prosperity." As the chair of the House Budget Committee, Ryan is best known as the architect of a House budget plan to slash discretionary spending, including federal research funding, student loans and the Pell Grant program, over the next decade. The Ryan Budget would have a seve ...
Why do we crack open the federal budget? Pell Grant funding is at stake, so are after school programs. Get ready to take action this spring in the fight for a federal budget that works for all of us.
The Washington Flyer January 31, 2014 "There is nothing which can better deserve your patronage, than the promotion of science and literature. Knowledge is in every country the surest basis of public happiness." byGeorge Washington Senators Unveil New School Choice Proposals On Tuesday, Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Tim Scott (R-SC) unveiled two encouraging new school choice proposals at the American Enterprise Institute. Frederick Hess, noted education expert and author, moderated the event. Senator Lamar Alexander, former Secretary of Education, introduced the Scholarship for Kids Act which would utilize a percentage of existing federal funds to create a voucher program for K-12 education. Students would receive $2,100 to spend at the public or private school of their choice. The program would potentially be available to 11 million children from low-income households. Senator Alexander opined that his plan builds on successful higher education programs like the GI Bill and the Pell Grant. In his p ...
Lunch for 9 Million? By Wick Sloane, Dec 20., Insider Higher Ed. To: President Barack H. Obama Subject: Missing from Your College Plan: 45 Million Peanut Butter Sandwiches. Per Week. Forty-five million peanut butter sandwiches a week? This 45 million idea came to me the other day, at a sink. I was washing peanut butter from the wooden paddle hungry students use every day to make peanut butter and jelly sandwiches at the Boston community college where I work. Bread donated via Panera and the Minute Man High School Parents Association. PB&J bought with donor funds. Why not, I thought, one peanut butter sandwich per school day for each of the nine million students (source) on a Pell Grant? How many of these are the same students who were eligible for free and reduced lunch in high school? No one knows and no one is counting. How many are from households on food stamps? No one’s asking, either. Why not, then, 45 million peanut butter sandwiches at colleges each week? Until we come up with a better idea. In ...
A recent New York Times op-ed blames the rules and regulations of the Federal Pell Grant program for many of our nation’s higher education access and completion problems. In short, the authors contend that the rule that defines a full-time course load as 12 or more credits per term hinders students…
A report in Monday's Huffington Post reveals that, in the fiscal year ending September 30th, 2013, the DoE raked in $42.5 billion in profit from federal student loans—marking its second highest profit margin ever. The DoE appears to have become dependent on this windfall from student loans to pad its coffers. According to The Huffington Post, In a sign of just how important student loan profits have become for the Education Department’s bottom line, its reported gains off lending to students and their families over the last year comprised nearly half of the agency’s total outlays, the biggest share since at least 1997. Last year, profits from student loans surpassed funding for the Pell Grant given to low-income college students. Education Secretary Arne Duncan has come under fierce criticism for shielding the country's private lenders from accusations of breaking federal law and contracts, including lobbying with ALEC to block student loan reform. He has also been slammed for supporting a bipartisa ...
Congressional Budget Office Supporting the congress since 1975 February 11, 2013 read complete document (pdf, 351 kb) The federal government devotes roughly one-sixth of its spending to 10 major means-tested programs and tax credits, which provide cash payments or assistance in obtaining health care, food, housing, or education to people with relatively low income or few assets. Those programs and credits consist of the following: • Medicaid, • The low-income subsidy (LIS) for Part D of Medicare (the part of Medicare that provides prescription drug benefits), • The refundable portion of the earned income tax credit (EITC), • The refundable portion of the child tax credit (CTC), • Supplemental Security Income (SSI), • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), • The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly called the Food Stamp program), • Child nutrition programs, • Housing assistance programs, and • The Federal Pell Grant Program. As shown in this report and an . ...
WOW. The eight month course is $18,300. After the Pell Grant and Direct Stafford I would cover $15,200 but I would have to take out a private loan to cover the difference and I dont want to do that until I check out other options. My SIL suggested I check out community college.
Just filled out my FAFSA and I'm eligible to receive a pell grant of 6000$ and a direct stafford loan of 10$! That's ok with me!
When folks say they can't afford college I automatically assume that they can't get the Pell Grant.
Need or want FREE assistance filling out your FASFA for your pell grant? Check out the page us or come see us 484-2357. Educational Opportunity Center (TRiO)-Pensacola Warrington 484-2357, Pensacola 484-1961, Milton 484-4455, Century contact Pensacola campus.
*** go to grad schools and get a lil money and knowledge and forget how that Pell Grant kept food in their bellies.
Bouta start my process of enrolling in school...ATI most likely ...gotta see which pell grant covers the most
The Wilkes Education Foundation (WEF) donates $10,000 annually to Wilkes Community College to award supplemental scholarships. WCC awarded $6,250 in WEF scholarships to fall semester students: Nathan T. Church, Associate in Heavy Equipment & Transportation Technology,Aaron J. Foster, Associate in Electronic Engineering Technology,Garrett C. Foster, Associate in Arts in College Transfer,Zachary T. Grimes, Associate in Building Construction TechnologyMegan T. Johnson, Associate in Science in College TransferLucas T. McEntire, Pre-Major Associate in Arts Articulation Agreement-BusinessJacob C. Riddle, Associate in Arts-College TransferAdrianna N. Rowland, Pre-Major Associate in Arts Articulation Agreement-Nursing, and Lindsey B. Triplett, Associate in Science-College Transfer. Dr. Gordon Burns, president of WCC, enjoyed congratulating the WEF Scholarship recipients. Pictured with him (left to right) are Adrianna Rowland, Megan Johnson and Aaron Foster. Another $3,750 in WEF scholarships will be awarded ...
Fact vs. Fiction Fiction: Part-time students can't get financial aid. Fact: Part-time students can receive financial aid, but there are certain guidelines and restrictions, just as there are for full-time students. Federal aid programs allow a student to attend on a part-time basis [at least six credits in a traditional semester program] and receive both grants and loans. Students who take less than six credits may still qualify for a Federal Pell Grant or some private educational loans. In some cases, the amount awarded to a part-time student might be less than what is awarded to a full-time student.
I hate college. If you live on campus or whatever you can't get your pell grant and they said something about taking tuition and book fee out of it so we get nothing!
The government knows most can afford it so they make it so the pell grant is half and you have to take out loans.
Man praying my pell grant goes thru
You should also be receiving a conf. from fafsa--Pell Grant estimate is exciting!--don't want Stafford unless NO other choice
Doesn't matter. They got a PELL Grant to support 4 years of partying - then, move back w/mom, eat bacon, play games.
Register for classes I'm happy and a bit mad at the same time. The school didn't give me the full amount in pell grant, it only paid for the tuition. And actually it only paid for most of it, I still owe the difference that wasn't paid, on top of still needing to get books, my knife set, blinders for my cooking classes, and whatever else I need to my English and Weight Training class. God I need you right now, I just need a miracle to happen, I need one of the many jobs I applied for to come through. I'm glad I have a great mother Lorraine, I know she will help me the best she can, but this is just wrong.
I can only laugh when certain people in my friend group try to tell me how important the Pell Grant is. Or, when they say things like, "I have to choose between rent and food." I even had a friend tell me that he was surprised about how creative he had to get with the meals that he cooked because he didn't have money to buy food (I also found it interesting that he used the word "ingenuity" and not "ghetto," perhaps because he was now a part of that same group). I had another friend tell me that "life is hard" because her parents weren't able to afford paying for her rent anymore. Welcome to America, the America that isn't talked about, the America thats legislated against, the America that's looked down upon, the America that's forgotten about, the America where opportunity isn't so readily available. I told them that where I'm from, people have been living and surviving like since the beginning of time. They're only just now beginning to care about these things because they're now starting to affect ...
Continuing Pell grant,schlarshp & govt loans should be based on grades & attndnce not all people need to be in college,to many just to party
Thinking bout going back to school so I can better my family's life...just need to know what I want to do and find a pell grant... hopefully this won't be to difficult..wish me luck :)
AGREE 100%! LETTER BY A FLORIDA TEACHER A TEACHER SPEAKS OUT This is a Subject close to my heart. Do you know that we have Adult students at the school where I teach who are NOT U.S. Citizens and who get the PELL Grant, which is a federal grant (no Payback required) plus other federal grants to go To school? One student from the Dominican Republic Told me that she didn't want me to find a job for her After she finished my program, because she was getting Housing from our housing department and She was getting a PELL Grant which paid for her total Tuition and books, plus money leftover. She Was looking into WAIT which gives students a CREDIT CARD for gas to come to school, and into CARIBE which Is a special program (check it out - I did) for Immigrants and it pays for child Care and all sorts of needs while they go to School or training. The one student I just mentioned Told me she was not going to be a U.S. Citizen because She plans to return to the Dominican Republic someday And that she 'loves HER count ...
I couldn't use my Pell grant because my dad claimed me. TA only covers so much of ur school. Pell grant and GIBill cover the rest
In the past year we recommitted to our obligation to ensure the UO is accessible to the best and brightest Oregon students, regardless of financial means. We have established two new merit-based scholarship programs, Apex and Summit. We’ve renovated our Pathway Oregon scholarship program, ensuring that academically qualified Pell Grant eligible Oregonians will have their University of Oregon tuition and fees paid with a combination of federal, state, and university funds.
Can someone please tell me what day they are doing pell grant refund checks at MCC? I am being told 3 different days.
shorty did yo *** send yo stuff off ta blinn if they don't give me my pell grant like they suppose ta I'm not attending skoo
"$1200 for a watch & bracelet... Like. Why? My brother is crazy 😩" so this *** got pell grant money to just throw away lol
Pell Grants really in courage kids to finish college because if they don't finish they have to pay back every bit of the grant back ! I'm sure if the child can not pay it back they would have to face the court system ! I know for a fact the government does not play around when it comes to money ! They will go after who ever the check was made out to.. I know of a lot of rich famous people who have been thrown in prison over tax invasion so that is not paying taxes I wonder what they would do for not giving them their money back ! I would think it would be the same ! Go to school children and do your best to pass because not going and/or failing the class might be the same in the eyes of the government !
What is the Definition of Postsecondary Education? Answer A level of education out of high school is considering post secondary education. Some may wonder why the term post secondary education is important in the US any education achieved after high school is completely optional and thus needs to be payed back to the government. What is Postsecondary Education? Answer Post secondary education is just a fancy way of saying you are going to college. Universities can be either public or private. They also will offer either 2 year or 4 year degrees. Sometimes vocational schools are also referred to as post secondary education. How to Finance Postsecondary Education Many students find themselves scrambling at the beginning and end of each college semester to find financing to continue their education. There are a variety of ways to finance a postsecondary education. With a student loan, you will have your college tuition paid, but you will have to pay all of that money back plus interest when you graduate. Gra ...
I'm so happy I don't have to pay or wait in line for school registertion today I can do it on line And it will go straight to my pell grant
Sorry, just because I don't get the pell grant doesn't mean I can afford school or a study abroad program.
To get a Pell grant, you must complete the... •Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
The tool of Economic Oppression used by Racist will keep those that cannot afford to move to areas where property taxes are too high. Minorities will be prevented from obtaining high quality education. Many will believe that attending any college will be enough, but they are sadly mistaken, because no matter the level of education, there is a big difference between obtaining an education and that of a quality education. Never forget "Jim Crow" Laws. The minorities that are kept from getting the jobs that pay high wages will be prevented from moving to the areas where education is of higher "quality." There children will suffer in the long run, because they will not be able to meet the entrance exam requirements, because they were not taught what they should have been taught. They will not obtain the quality education they should have received to pass the examination, and the racist will only say, "see they are not genetically able to pass the exams." Economic Oppression is the tool of choice to use in the ...
All this hard work and determination has paid off and I am one happy camper.FINALLY got an e-mail stating that I GOT APPROVED FOR FINANCIAL AID for school.A Pell grant for the spring and summer semesters totaling $5,645.00!Now its time to get the math070 and eng90 classes taken care of and on to bigger and better things for me and my girls life.Culinary arts degree here I come!I WILL MAKE THIS HAPPEN! I love U Jazmin Budney and Destiny Capshaw... As they say U will overcome obstacles to achieve success, well success HERE I COME!
Unconditional Love is on my mind. My mother Lillian was a rare bird. When she divorced my adopted father Don, she asked me when I was 12 years old "Billie, where do you want to live, Florida or Hawaii? I was 12, living in California and had been surfing the west coast for 4 years with my older brother Gary. I quickly responded, "great mom, I want to live in Hawaii." We arrived in Hawaii August, 1966 with our dogs Toy Toy and Sammy (Toy Bosten Terriers). My mother got a job at the Outrigger Canoe Club, where some of my surfing heroes were members. I met Duke Kahanamoku, Fred Hemmings and many other great surfers and Beachboys. My mother was poor, money was tight, however every Christmas she bought me a new surfboard. My deviant behavior was blooming and rock and roll was rebelling, drug use was prevailing and boy was I having fun! I am sure there were many days my mother was concerned about me. Kill ha'ole day at McKinley High School was overwhelming for me so my mother argued with the school pr ...
gurl lets go get me a 3ds I just got my pell grant and I can afford it.
Pell Grant support for them is vital.If you get the degree you will likely get proportionate employment.
Ate sliders and fried eggs..scrambled in vegatable oil on golden buttermilk buscuits for breakfast..gotta keep in shape for health reasons. Im still collecting ssd and recieve medicare and medicaid. I opened up an account with bank of america. Still smoking. Other than the therapy i attend four days a week and four aa meetings a week..i cook..clean..watch cable television and lift weights. I bought a low rider scooter thats been bored out. Cdi cold air intake brand neew grips..meaning tires. Ill post up. I got awarded a five thousand dollar pell grant for college tuition. Yewz.my daughter morgan is a photographer and artist. Morgin Pabst is a healthy go getter.jay Jason Maynard is working out with Ray Crabtree cutting trees Lexii Downingg and mellisa is giving me an opportunity to get off in six months my stewart marchman supervision. Mark Hamburger is a brother..i ate some good hamburger and am sober now.Laura Hillburn is a sister and much love to her. Looking for my ex wife..shes got a passport now for ...
so amazingly blessed! Our God is greater. got feedback from Caylah's college about our life change situation (divorce). result: FULL PELL GRANT! family contribution. (my balance) $0.00. whoo hoo!Thank you Lord for your many and continued blessings in my life!!!
Shout out to DAT pell grant lol imma love that too
Another person just asked y did I get out the military as if the military is the only source of income n the world. I wasn't about to work 20 yrs & struggle trying 2 get a degree 1-2 classes @ a time... My education is a priority 4 me. At the end of dem 20 yrs u get a 2000 sum dollar retirement possibly.. Who TF can live off that. Your 20 yrs in the military with an associates.. Ha if ya have that will not guarantee u a job and especially if u had a bs job while n the military... Between u/e. Housing.disability.hope/pell grant and zell miller bc my GPA is over 3.8. I make more than I did when I was n. EDUCATION is key 2 many things 4 me. Now please no1 ask y I got out again. I couldn't tolerate being a yes person especially to Mfs who sometimes dont know left from right ! When sum retire without at least a masters. U just go right ahead and start back from the bottom with another job !! ; ) Happy Saturday !
So excited! Found a school that will do Pell Grants , and the program I'm in notes if a community college I'm going to does Pell Grants I will get the money from the grant , and the 5000$ state loan on top of the pell grant! So that's anywhere between 8-10k total! Making all the calls Monday to get in for the January semester. =)
So dads layoff may have been a blessing in disguise because according to my financial aid status, I juat recieved the Pell Grant and I have enough to continue going to school...not saying that the layoff was the best thing that ever happened, which it wasnt, but it kinda helped
You want to eliminate welfare, but you will sure take your pell grant won't ya? Okay.
Can anyone who received both a Cal Grant and a Pell Grant help me out???
This is from my brother Ikhide. Please! We as Black folks must stamp out this excessive exhibitionist consumerism in our children. They don't have books even when the state gives them a Pell Grant because they spend it on stupid A 350 dollar Ferragamo belts (and cost more money when the clerks call the cops on them because they don't fit the profile of a Ferragamo or Barney's shopper) and FORTY ONE PERCENT of food challenged children are Black. Come on, don't we have better things to say and do? Here's what Ikhide says: Ikhide R. Ikheloa Whenever I turn down a request by one of our numerous kids for money, I get rude photos of evil mean dads texted to me. Apparently I said NO to a request to buy a belt. Cost, $350. Then I got this. My dear, any belt that you can't buy at Target, I reject, IJN! I am still laughing! Nonsense!
Did you know Oxy has one the best grad rates of Pell Grant recipients?
WE are entitled to our Pell Grants just as much as you are entitled to parents who pay your school for you.
Just a question for all my fellow 2013 college students is anyone else having trouble being approved for their federal subsidized loan? Supposedly according to PJs College of Cosmetology after being told for the past three months that I was waiting for my pell grant first excuse was an IRS issue- handled second- the government shut down bs fed student aid not affected per fed student aid third- discrepancy of my age handled now come to find out they have had my grant for some time now and its my fed sub loan the government is supposedly denying to pay. I'm just wondering if I'm the only one going through this. I just find it to be funny how up until just a few days ago when i confronted them about fed aid saying my grant went through PJs kept telling me that I was waiting for my grant.
Pell Grant limitations, rising tuition and the taking away of scholarships ruined college students. Invest in your future
I *got accepted for fnancial aid from Ohlone,a Cal Grant and a Pell Grant and Ohlone isn't accepting the Cal or Pell Grant
Between 2006-2011, the Pell Grant spending increased in inflation-adjusted terms by 158% & 80% rise in # recipients
I got a little less because I had a bit of pell grant, but i'm stuck with them for 2 years. So minus well go the meetings.
I hope I get these scholarships since I already got the pell grant... Won't have to work to pay for school anymore
I was called this morning and I was told I am accepted to receive a supplemental pell grant :')
What's this about Charles Steger brutally murdering a cyclist with his $6 million car paid for by Federal Pell Grant money?
Wow, just wow - a$5,645 Pell Grant doesn't cover the cost of a community college in OH?
Exclusive U.S. News list of % Pell Grant students attending top Ranked schools. Did the white house see this list?
This chick said everybody in the U.S. is granted a minimum of 7,000 per semester from the pell grant!
"Where is everyone?" -our Chem class. "Yesterday was Pell Grant graduation." -Cozort . It's always a good day wen Cozort jokes around 🙏🙌
that's *** I mean as long as they help at least. I got a pell grant last time 😕
no. Because pell grant is based off your parents income I believe.
its 5. And she said that I'm not on A+..I'm on the pell grant.
lol exactly. Now if we getting extra pell grant money, I'll get married today in my night clothes!!
it took almost 3 months but I finally got my pell grant
Pell Grant was not affected by the shutdown, feel free to email us at finaidif you need us!
I'll also get the pell grant and other scholarships from USF for being a transfer student with a degree and a good gpa
girl. I get paid tomorrow and my pell grant is coming that Friday... Just rich. Lol idk whats going on, but I'm tryna slideee
*** use to get pell grant in august and be broke by October lol
You know, folks, shutting down the federal government is not something which affects only faceless bureaucrats who live in Northern Virginia or Southern Maryland. You probably know someone in your town whose small business depends on his or her contract with the federal government. He'll be out of a job come Tuesday. The clerks at your post office won't be getting paid come Tuesday. And they can't go to the local welfare office to apply for relief, because there won't be any SNAP applications processed there until the federal government reopens. Planning an overseas trip for business or pleasure? I hope you've got a passport already. And I certainly hope you won't run into any trouble abroad, because the clerks in the consulates will be out of work in a foreign country. They might even look to you for help! Any student who is waiting for his or her Pell Grant money will be out of luck come Tuesday. Applicants for Stafford loans will also be left in the lurch. We won't even mention the people who are ...
UPDATED: Native American Bank is willing to work with enrolled BCC students, who want to open up either a checking or savings account, with zero down the week before Pell payment. This is a good thing, it will help your establish a new account, and if you are paid a refund check from the Pell Grant, you may deposit some or all your money and you will save on the cost of check cashing. But you will need to keep your checking and/or savings account active to benefit long-term from having a checking or savings account. There are benefits, to having a checking or savings account and you will have the stability of a savings or checking account to help you financially plan for your future. You may use a checking account to pay your bills, track your spending, record your bill payments, balance your home budget, and having your money in a checking account lets you write checks, which costs less than purchasing money orders to pay for things. Sometimes if you're paying regular bills such as car insurance, rent, . ...
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