Research Report Tax Credits and Grants for Undergraduates
Katie Fitzpatrick, Elaine Maag
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The nation's 16.5 million postsecondary students can receive financial aid that does not need to be repaid from federal and state governments, institutions, and other private sources. During the 1970s and 1980s as college costs increased dramatically, these grants tended to focus on increasing access to college for low-income students.
Research Areas Taxes and budgets
Tags Individual taxes Federal budget and economy
Policy Centers Income and Benefits Policy Center