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Need- and Merit-Based Financial Aid: State Profiles

View individual state profiles on need- and merit-based financial aid policies by selecting a state below, or view 50-State Comparisons on each data point.   

 

  September 19, 2021

  Individual State Profile

  Postsecondary

  Nationwide

  Finance

50-State Comparison: Need- and Merit-Based Financial Aid

States collectively invest over $12 billion a year to support over 4.5 million students through financial aid programs. Most states disburse aid based on students’ financial need, or a measure…

 

  September 19, 2021

  50-State Comparison

  Postsecondary

  Nationwide

  Finance

Policy Design Principles for Connecting Education to Work

This paper details four principles of policy design for connecting education to work and shares current examples from states. 

 

  September 16, 2021

  Policy Report

  Postsecondary

  CO, FL, HI, IN, MI, VA

  Governance, Transitions

Recent Legislative Trends Addressing the Ongoing Suicide Crisis

This September, during National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we reflect on the current state of students’ mental health and the ongoing suicide health crisis. Recent research shows that hospitals across the country saw…

 

  September 13, 2021

  Blog Post

  K-12, Postsecondary

  AR, AZ, IL, KY, MI, SC, TX, WA, WI

  Safety, Students & Families

50-State Comparison: Education and Workforce Development Connections

While the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act plays a role in workforce development, state policymakers actively seek ways beyond WIOA requirements to connect education with workforce development. This resource…

 

  September 1, 2021

  50-State Comparison

  Postsecondary

  Nationwide

  Finance, Governance, Transitions