California Colleges Welcome Summer Pell GrantsMay 25, 2017 | :
by Larry Gordon
California’s colleges and universities are celebrating what many describe as a happy surprise: the revival of federal financial aid for summer school. The move will help more low-income students graduate on time and help reduce college debt, its proponents say.
Congress recently approved, and President Trump signed, omnibus budget legislation that included funding for those so-called year-round Pell grants.