Affordability Is Stimulus Focus for Higher Education

March 2009
Educational Marketer;3/ 2/2009, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p5
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The article reports on the U.S. government's economic stimulus package which aims to make college education affordable to more students. It states that governors can utilize most of the 53.6 billion-dollar state fiscal stabilization program to help decrease cost of public higher education. It adds that some 200 million dollars in additional funding was assigned for federal work-study programs and 15.6 billion dollars for Pell Grants.


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