ERIC Number: EJ717419
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep-22
Reference Count: N/A
How Do Financial Aid Policies Affect Colleges? The Institutional Impact of the Georgia Hope Scholarship
Long, Bridget Terry
Journal of Human Resources, v39 n4 p1045 Fall 2004
The effects of financial aid policies on the behavior of post-secondary institutions are examined. The results suggest that four-year colleges in Georgia particularly private institutions, responded by increasing student charges and in the most extreme case, colleges recouped approximately 30 percent of the scholarship award.
Descriptors: Scholarships, Private Colleges, Postsecondary Education, School Policy, Student Financial Aid, Tuition
University of Wisconsin Press, Journals Division, 1930 Monroe St., Madison, WI 53711-2059. Web site: http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/jhr/home.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Georgia