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US aid for college students slashed

Change in rules to affect almost 1.3m

By Marcella Bombardieri
Globe Staff / November 23, 2004

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Nearly a quarter of low- and moderate-income college students who currently qualify for federal Pell grants will see their awards reduced or eliminated under a change in federal rules that Congress allowed in its new spending bill passed over the weekend, according to an estimate from higher education analysts. (Full article: 572 words)

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