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Table 323. -  State awards for need-based undergraduate scholarship and grant programs, by state: 1983-84 to 1995-96 [In thousands]
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                      |           |           |           |           |              |              |              |           |           |           |           |  Percent
                      |           |           |           |           |              |              |              |           |           |           |           |  change,
        State         |  1983-84  |  1985-86  |  1987-88  |  1988-89  |     1989-90  |     1990-91  |    1991-92   |1992-93\1\ |1993-94\1\ |1994-95\1\ |1995-96\1\ |1983-84 to
                      |           |           |           |           |              |              |              |           |           |           |           |1995-96\2\
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          1           |     2     |     3     |     4     |     5     |      6       |       7      |        8     |     9     |    10     |    11     |    12     |    13
______________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|______________|______________|______________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________
Need-based aid as a   |           |           |           |           |              |              |              |           |           |           |           |
  percent of all state|           |           |           |           |              |              |              |           |           |           |           |
  financial aid\3\ ...|       --- |       --- |      81.0 |      78.2 |         76.8 |         77.4 |         74.7 |      75.7 |      75.7 |      77.5 |      84.4 |       ---
                      |===========|===========|===========|===========|==============|==============|==============|===========|===========|===========|===========|===========
  Need-based aid .....|$1,024,206 |$1,222,112 |$1,377,996 |$1,423,743 |   $1,529,421 |   $1,658,221 |   $1,781,820 |$1,923,720 |$2,195,993 |$2,421,952 |$2,435,687 |     137.8
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Alabama ..............|     1,731 |     2,242 |     2,260 |     2,196 |        2,984 |        2,878 |        2,183 |     2,271 |     2,283 |     2,281 |     2,142 |      23.7
Alaska ...............|       189 |       241 |       240 |       234 |          228 |          464 |          475 |       470 |       454 |       444 |       430 |     127.5
Arizona ..............|     2,027 |     2,401 |     3,222 |     3,508 |        3,420 |        3,318 |        2,278 |     2,437 |     3,476 |     3,482 |     2,291 |      13.0
Arkansas .............|     2,226 |     4,108 |     3,759 |     3,903 |        3,946 |        3,885 |        4,742 |     6,319 |     7,701 |     8,907 |    10,765 |     383.6
California ...........|    86,031 |   112,373 |   118,819 |   129,264 |      153,045 |      161,642 |      172,852 |   151,379 |   207,969 |   232,067 |   235,582 |     173.8
                      |           |           |           |           |              |              |              |           |           |           |           |
Colorado .............|     7,341 |     9,282 |     9,327 |     9,395 |       10,349 |       11,276 |       12,380 |    14,812 |    16,480 |    18,252 |    21,076 |     187.1
Connecticut ..........|     9,371 |    11,095 |    14,650 |    21,149 |       19,915 |       20,580 |       20,595 |    20,805 |    20,641 |    20,690 |    20,372 |     117.4
Delaware .............|       548 |       756 |       807 |       829 |          956 |        1,066 |          906 |     1,121 |     1,270 |     1,033 |     1,188 |     116.8
District of Columbia .|       759 |     1,106 |     1,106 |     1,075 |        1,069 |          947 |          978 |     1,015 |     1,022 |     1,022 |       939 |      23.7
Florida ..............|    12,515 |    14,819 |    15,245 |    16,522 |       20,134 |       24,729 |       29,279 |    29,628 |    31,277 |    36,824 |    34,822 |     178.2
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Georgia ..............|     3,683 |     4,510 |     4,599 |     5,197 |        4,607 |        5,070 |        5,084 |     4,951 |    26,853 |     5,147 |     4,757 |      29.2
Hawaii ...............|       493 |       604 |       563 |       598 |          726 |          612 |          632 |       724 |       748 |       732 |       499 |       1.2
Idaho ................|       378 |       509 |       343 |       348 |          346 |          350 |          483 |       580 |       634 |       779 |       763 |     101.9
Illinois .............|   104,384 |   122,300 |   135,880 |   143,373 |      171,361 |      183,508 |      184,753 |   203,532 |   214,809 |   244,352 |   256,872 |     146.1
Indiana ..............|    20,380 |    26,448 |    45,408 |    35,692 |       41,874 |       46,756 |\4\    50,441 |    55,814 |    55,814 |    67,742 |    68,340 |     235.3
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Iowa .................|    20,263 |    22,379 |    25,960 |    30,050 |       32,467 |       35,586 |       34,654 |    34,067 |    34,718 |    35,642 |    38,953 |      92.2
Kansas ...............|     4,664 |     5,609 |     5,337 |     5,540 |        6,478 |        6,462 |        6,587 |     6,894 |     9,060 |     9,802 |     9,526 |     104.2
Kentucky .............|     7,886 |     8,758 |    12,161 |    12,522 |       12,605 |       19,866 |       16,996 |    20,520 |    20,619 |    25,517 |    26,215 |     232.4
Louisiana ............|     1,693 |     2,003 |     1,880 |     1,947 |        2,786 |        3,827 |        4,446 |     5,125 |     6,374 |     6,429 |     6,580 |     288.7
Maine ................|       477 |       809 |     1,418 |     1,408 |        1,877 |        4,802 |        5,002 |     5,200 |     5,170 |     5,787 |     6,988 |   1,365.0
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Maryland .............|     5,459 |     6,859 |     8,737 |    12,841 |       14,800 |       15,607 |       16,253 |    20,828 |    23,713 |    24,571 |    30,350 |     456.0
Massachusetts ........|    25,655 |    43,466 |    61,600 |    62,443 |       50,844 |       46,000 |       23,690 |    45,989 |    45,059 |    61,850 |    54,565 |     112.7
Michigan .............|    30,753 |    57,645 |    70,099 |    75,467 |       70,721 |       68,918 |       78,116 |    75,469 |    79,735 |    81,340 |    84,154 |     173.6
Minnesota ............|    46,600 |    45,486 |    63,300 |    68,293 |       58,136 |       74,656 |       81,322 |    83,170 |   102,920 |    97,920 |    92,069 |      97.6
Mississippi ..........|     1,015 |     1,288 |     1,230 |     1,251 |        1,243 |        1,136 |        1,131 |     1,244 |     1,255 |     1,248 |     1,175 |      15.8
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Missouri .............|     8,766 |     9,645 |     8,394 |    10,234 |       10,796 |       11,078 |       10,142 |    11,097 |    11,124 |    11,913 |    12,233 |      39.6
Montana ..............|       353 |       440 |       419 |       420 |          415 |          383 |          414 |       418 |       401 |       419 |       393 |      11.3
Nebraska .............|       860 |     1,093 |     1,094 |     1,052 |        1,276 |        2,192 |        2,370 |     2,613 |     2,686 |     2,726 |     3,114 |     262.1
Nevada ...............|       327 |       414 |       352 |       352 |\4\       352 |          321 |          326 |       341 |       342 |       342 |     2,595 |     693.6
New Hampshire ........|       536 |       660 |       810 |       886 |          918 |          770 |          825 |     1,253 |       840 |     1,425 |       765 |      42.7
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New Jersey ...........|    47,980 |    65,173 |    70,298 |    76,204 |       84,347 |       87,054 |      100,220 |   118,868 |   135,251 |   159,683 |   132,383 |     175.9
New Mexico ...........|       695 |     1,461 |     4,107 |     5,024 |        5,601 |        6,479 |\4\     7,293 |     8,295 |     9,266 |    13,886 |    14,629 |   2,004.9
New York .............|   327,320 |   363,949 |   372,363 |   355,192 |      382,655 |      428,358 |      504,195 |   554,803 |   618,849 |   636,704 |   625,711 |      91.2
North Carolina .......|     3,974 |     4,440 |     4,559 |     4,489 |        3,046 |        2,519 |        2,908 |     3,163 |    14,436 |    13,774 |    16,659 |     319.2
North Dakota .........|       635 |       808 |       490 |       976 |        1,242 |        1,177 |        1,475 |     2,162 |     2,036 |     1,996 |     1,898 |     198.9
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Ohio .................|    41,974 |    45,000 |    49,200 |    50,865 |       53,848 |       54,600 |       57,275 |    66,000 |    77,940 |    91,225 |    86,053 |     105.0
Oklahoma .............|     6,561 |     8,242 |    10,245 |     9,861 |       11,591 |       11,871 |       12,612 |    13,286 |    13,405 |    13,325 |    13,642 |     107.9
Oregon ...............|     8,546 |     9,514 |     9,959 |    10,108 |       10,092 |       11,809 |       12,023 |    12,606 |    12,903 |    13,761 |    13,651 |      59.7
Pennsylvania .........|    83,474 |    96,800 |   110,992 |   118,986 |      132,344 |      142,389 |      158,092 |   173,214 |   188,751 |   218,604 |   232,020 |     178.0
Rhode Island .........|     6,745 |     7,856 |     8,138 |     8,967 |        9,917 |        9,522 |        9,141 |     9,586 |     6,500 |     6,340 |     5,741 |     (14.9)
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South Carolina .......|    12,588 |    15,146 |    16,346 |    17,810 |       18,150 |       17,901 |       16,800 |    17,105 |    16,795 |    17,297 |    18,622 |      47.9
South Dakota .........|       440 |       624 |       516 |       506 |          504 |          468 |          480 |       587 |       589 |       589 |       562 |      27.7
Tennessee ............|     6,700 |     9,434 |    12,591 |    11,977 |       12,977 |       13,487 |       12,793 |    13,723 |    16,755 |    18,313 |    18,811 |     180.8
Texas ................|    21,438 |    19,033 |    22,705 |    22,266 |       24,784 |       24,135 |       27,385 |    27,467 |    29,102 |    29,102 |    40,768 |      90.2
Utah .................|     1,538 |     1,131 |     1,133 |     1,081 |        1,091 |        1,001 |        1,034 |     1,115 |     1,132 |     1,129 |     1,197 |     (22.2)
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Vermont ..............|     7,039 |     7,724 |     8,414 |     9,264 |       11,137 |       10,184 |       11,019 |    11,120 |    11,167 |    11,788 |    11,865 |      68.6
Virginia .............|     4,075 |     4,415 |     4,414 |     8,062 |        7,966 |        7,351 |        4,892 |     6,654 |     6,408 |    53,885 |    59,568 |   1,361.8
Washington ...........|     7,530 |     8,827 |    12,425 |    12,858 |       13,925 |       21,095 |       23,527 |    23,571 |    46,617 |    53,369 |    56,573 |     651.3
West Virginia ........|     4,376 |     5,167 |     5,189 |     5,204 |        5,217 |        5,559 |        5,781 |     5,868 |     5,802 |     6,761 |     8,132 |      85.8
Wisconsin ............|    23,011 |    27,816 |    34,653 |    35,842 |       38,072 |       42,365 |       42,324 |    44,216 |    46,592 |    49,511 |    46,470 |     101.9
Wyoming ..............|       204 |       204 |       240 |       212 |\4\       241 |\4\       212 |          216 |       225 |       250 |       225 |       219 |       7.4
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\1\Estimated.
\2\Changes may reflect introduction of new programs or discontinuation of existing programs.
\3\Participation requirements vary from state to state.
\4\Data are estimated based on prior year's report.
---Data not reported or not applicable.

NOTE.--Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Because of rounding, details may not add to totals.

SOURCE: National Association of State Scholarship and Grant Programs, Annual Survey Report, (1983-84 to 1994-95) and National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs, Annual Survey Report (1995-96). (This table was prepared April 1997.)


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