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Merit Scholarships MS Word PDF - In the past 10 years, merit-based scholarships have grown in popularity. Unlike need-based aid, which provides federal or state assistance for low-income students, merit scholarships theoretically award financial aid on the basis of academic achievement. Currently, 13 states offer merit scholarships, with eight more considering legislation in the next year. This report provides a list of key policy components for each state. (Carl Krueger, ECS, July 2001)...
Author: Carl Krueger
Publisher: ECS

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