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Author(s):McDonough, P., Calderone, S., and Purdy, W.
Title:State grant aid and it's effects on students' college choices
Organization:Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education
Short Description:This papers describes how various states have designed their respective financial aid programs. The authors demonstrate how different policy goals and objectives have led to different approaches to financial aid, with likely differences in the consequences for student participation and success.
Annotation:This papers describes how various states have designed their respective financial aid programs. The authors demonstrate how different policy goals and objectives have led to different approaches to financial aid, with likely differences in the consequences for student participation and success. Those considering new ventures into the financial aid arena or those thinking in new ways about their current systems can learn much from the experiences of these states.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
Financial Aid
Merit-based Aid
Need-based Aid
State-Level Information

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