Posts tagged with: "Pell Grants"

Trump releases budget, possible consequences for FIU

Trump releases budget, possible consequences for FIU

FIU honors the newly appointed Secretary Acosta; President Trump releases his budget proposal for fiscal 2018; the Greater Miami Chamber […]

Obama administration recognizes FIU for helping low-income students succeed

Obama administration recognizes FIU for helping low-income students succeed

The Obama administration has recognized FIU for providing accessible, affordable education to lower-income students and supporting their success. The Department […]

D.C. Update: Federal budget proposal puts Pell grants in peril

D.C. Update: Federal budget proposal puts Pell grants in peril

This week in D.C., Congress passed a troubling budget proposal for federal financial aid, but FIU advocates were not deterred from promoting FIU […]

FIU in D.C.: Legislative update

FIU in D.C.: Legislative update

As the second session of the 112th Congress moves forth, FIU advocates have been busy protecting critical financial aid resources, […]

FIU to host College Goal Sunday

FIU will host “College Goal Sunday.”  The one-day event aims to help college-bound students fill out their financial aid forms […]

Important eligibility and funding changes to Pell Grants

Although Congress and the president have now enacted a federal budget that maintains the Pell Grant maximum at $5,550 for […]

Key student aid provisions in Budget Control Act

The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) created this summary of key student aid provisions in the Budget […]

Pell Grants take center stage during Rosenberg’s visit to D.C.

In the midst of the national debate on reducing government spending and increasing the federal debt limit, FIU advocates led […]

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President Rosenberg advocates for Pell Grants in D.C.

Florida International University President Mark B. Rosenberg joined U.S. senators, college presidents and college students in advocating for protecting Pell […]

FIU President Mark Rosenberg joins university presidents, college students to advocate for Pell Grants

WHAT:  Florida International University President Mark B. Rosenberg will join university presidents and chancellors from around the country at a […]

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President’s budget update

President’s budget update

The following message was sent from President Mark B. Rosenberg to the university community on March 25, 2011: Dear members of […]

Pell Grants make America ‘exceptional’

Pell Grants make America ‘exceptional’

This piece by FIU President  Mark B. Rosenberg appeared in The Miami Herald on Sunday, March 13th. U.S. Sen. Marco […]

Protecting Pell Grants, advancing FIU’s research agenda remain top priorities for FIU D.C. team

Protecting Pell Grants, advancing FIU’s research agenda remain top priorities for FIU D.C. team

In Washington this week, FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg and the FIU D.C. team had a busy week advocating to […]

Students would be hurt by funding cuts to Pell grant program

Students would be hurt by funding cuts to Pell grant program

Potential funding cuts took center stage this week in Washington, D.C., as leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives announced […]

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FIU to host College Goal Sunday

WHAT:  Florida International University will host the “College Goal Sunday,” a one-day event to assist university-bound students with financial aid […]