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Title:  Changes in Pell Grant Participation and Median Income of Recipients
Description: This Data Point is based on data from four iterations of the National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS), a large, nationally representative sample survey of students that includes data on the application for and receipt of financial aid. The report describes the proportion of undergraduates who received a Pell Grant by dependency status. The report also presents the median family income of Pell Grant recipients in 4 academic years.
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Cover Date: September 2016
Web Release: September 20, 2016
Publication #: NCES 2016407
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Nicole Ifill and Erin Dunlop Velez, RTI International
Type of Product: Data Point
Survey/Program Areas: National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS)
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Questions: For questions about the content of this Data Point, please contact:
Aurora M. D'Amico.