Pell Grants

Stack of cash (CBS)

MAP Grant Money Gone, But Federal Pell Grants Available For Illinois College Students

Higher education is not cheap, and a state program that provides financial aid is now diverting people to a federal program.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2013

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)

Durbin: Don’t Cut Pell Grants

While Congress has averted a government shutdown for now, Illinois’ highest ranking Democrat is going into budget talks with serious objections to proposed cuts.

WBBM Newsradio–03/07/2011