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Department of Education
A department of the federal executive branch responsible for providing federal aid to educational institutions and financial aid to students, keeping national educational records, and conducting some educational research.
Frequently Asked Questions
Understand what a Federal Pell Grant is and get details about Pell Grant eligibility to see if it's right for you.
Additional funding awarded to low-income students on a first-come first-serve basis to assist with educational costs.
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Year-Round Pell allows them to receive up to an additional full Federal Pell Grant for the summer.