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Author(s):Usher, A
Title:Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Source:http://www.educationalpolicy.org/pdf/GrantsForS...
Date:2006
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Short Description:A paper designed to "summarize the literature with respect to grants and their impact on access to education."
Annotation:In this paper, the author seeks to "summarize the literature with respect to grants and their impact on access to education." The paper begins with an overview of grants and some of the literature concerning them. The article then explores the effectiveness of grants and the associated economics of such aid. The author also closely examines the impact of grants for low-income students.
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College Access
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Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Evaluation
Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
Need-based Aid
Social and Economic Benefits/Economic Development

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