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Document Number: 5620

Trends in Student Aid 2004 - Annual data is presented in this publication on the amount of financial assistance grants, loans and work-study available to help students pay for postsecondary education. The most recent report finds that while the amount of financial aid students received in 2004-05 actually increased, the gap between need-based and merit-based aid is growing, and loans are replacing grants as the primary form of student financial aid. (The College Board, 2004)...


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