Chicago Urban League Celebrates High School Students Accepted To CollegeThe Chicago Urban League is celebrating high school seniors it helped get accepted into college.
ComEd Offering Financial Assistance To Customers Facing Extended Hospital StaysComEd has expanded a program that helps military families, veterans, seniors, and others who have trouble paying their electric bills, while at the same time warning the program won’t continue unless lawmakers approve a rate hike.
What You Need To Know About The Pell Grant ProgramThe federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.
ComEd Offering $10M In Financial Aid To CustomersThe brutal winter temperatures have proven to be a real financial hardship for many homeowners, prompting ComEd to set aside $10 million to help customers in need pay their electric bills.
Commission Miscalculates Financial Aid Money, Reduces Grants For 10K StudentsA miscalculation by a state agency could cost several thousand Illinois college students are losing some of their financial aid from the state, though colleges might make up the difference.
44 Students Accused In Financial Aid Scam At College Of DuPageForty-four students at the College of DuPage, and two alleged ringleaders, are accused in a financial aid scam.
Financial Aid For Park District Day CampLots of kids will soon be out of school, and some of them area heading to summer camp. But not all families can afford it.
Durbin Urges Wounded Veterans To Apply For Financial AidSenator Dick Durbin stood with a group of wounded Iraq War veterans and their caregivers - and encouraged veterans and their families to apply for help from the Family Caregiver Program.
Agencies Seek To Help Families With College AidLocal officials and civic groups are teaming up to help more families find and apply for college financial aid.