ERIC Number: EJ644450
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Back to School: Federal Student Aid Policy and Adult College Enrollment.
Seftor, Neil S.; Turner, Sarah E.
Journal of Human Resources, v37 n2 p336-52 Spr 2002
Data from 1969-1972 and 1974-1977 (surrounding implementation of Pell Grants in 1973) and 1984-1986 and 1988-1990 (surrounding eligibility changes for independent students) show that increased federal financial aid for nontraditional students had a significant effect on their college enrollment decisions. (Contains 28 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Pell Grant Program