Pell Grant:
State Grant Aid Targeted to Low-Income Families as a Percent of Federal Pell Grant Aid

For the Year

State Need Grant Aid Targeted to Low-Income Families as a Percent of Federal Pell Grant Aid

Calculation

Total amount of state need-based aid awarded to undergraduate students/ Federal Pell Grant aid by state of residence of students

Sources/Links

Pell grants: Office of Postsecondary Education. Title IV/ Pell Grant End of the Year Report. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Education, Table 21.

State grants: Kristen DeSalvatore, National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs Annual Survey, Academic Survey Report. Albany, NY: National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs, Table 1.

Data Availability/Discussion

Data are available for 1995, 1998 to most recent. See Measuring Up: The State-By-State Higher Education Report Card for more details about sources and calculations: http://highereducation.org