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Author(s):Heller, D., and Marin, P
Title:State merit scholarship programs and racial inequality
Short Description:These articles examine the possible consequences of merit-based aid, addressing specific programs and policies and describing the negative impact these programs may have on college access for low-income or minority students.
Annotation:This collection of articles is a follow-up to the 2002 report from the Harvard Civil Rights Project on the negative consequences of merit-based financial aid. These articles further examine the possible consequences of merit-based aid, addressing specific programs and policies and describing the negative impact these programs may have on college access for low-income or minority students.
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Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
Merit-based Aid
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