Where Can I Get My Pell Grant Check?

Written by Michael Bennet

This is another question that students often have, and realistically speaking the answer depends on the particular student’s situation. This is because some students never have to get their Pell Grant check at all, and rather have their aid allocated automatically by their school’s financial aid department towards any outstanding balances that may already be […]

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The Basis of Financial Aid and the Pell Grant

Written by Michael Bennet

Most students need to get some amount of financial aid in order to pay for college, and while there are work-study programs and other sorts of specialized types of aid that may be accessible to certain segments of the student population, most students either receive a scholarship, a grant, or perhaps even a student loan […]

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The Existence of Pell Grants for Women

Written by Michael Bennet

Women actually come up to me all the time and ask about getting financial aid and the Pell Grant, and whether or not there are special programs out there that cater mostly to women. The truth is that there are, although when it comes to federal student aid and the Pell Grant most females will […]

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What Is A Pell Grant Scholarship?

Written by Michael Bennet

A Pell Grant scholarship is a federal educational grant that is awarded on a yearly basis, and because it is a grant it never has to be paid back. People sometimes refer to the Pell Grant as a scholarship due to the fact that it can provide students with aid that never has to be […]

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How Can I Determine My Pell Grant Status?

Written by Michael Bennet

To determine your Pell Grant status you must first have already completed the FAFSA, as this is the universal application for federal student aid that that will also make you eligible for a Pell Grant. Once you have filled out the FAFSA, a Student Aid Report, or SAR, should have been generated and sent to […]

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