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Document Number: 1357

Versions of HOPE Scholarships (“HOPE-like” Scholarship Programs) MS Word - A new movement toward performance-based college tuition assistance is encouraging several states to establish state-funded merit scholarships. Increases in college cost, reductions in the share of public college revenues from state appropriations, changes in the type and sources of financial aid, concerns about improving preparation for college, and college graduation rates are some factors influencing the establishment of state-funded merit scholarship programs. (Education Commission of the States, April 1999)...
Author: Cynthia C. Choi
Publisher: ECS

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