ERIC Number: ED499869
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jun
Policy Perspectives: No Merit in these Scholarships
Mr. Fay Vincent, former Commissioner of Major League Baseball and Executive Vice President of The Coca Cola Company, provides a crisp, concise assessment of a trend that has worried us for quite a while: the growing trend of rewarding academically-gifted and typically-affluent students with an extra dose of merit aid, often at the expense of much-needed aid for talented students from lower-income families.
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A