End of Year-Round Pell Grants Could Lead Many Nontraditional Students to Drop Out

The likely elimination of the year-round Pell Grant program has left thousands of students who had hoped to receive a second grant this year in limbo. Advocates worry that without the additional aid, many low-income, nontraditional students will make slower progress toward their degrees, or they could be forced to drop out of college. End of Year-Round Pell Grants Could Lead Many Nontraditional Students to Drop Out