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“Dear Colleague” Letter in Support of the Federal Pell Grant Program in FY23

Senators Mazie Hirono (D-HI); Jack Reed (D-RI); and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) are circulating a letter in support of the Federal Pell Grant Program. The letter, addressed to Senate Labor, Health and Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee leadership, requests "a discretionary increase to the award consistent with the President’s budget request for FY 2023, as Congress works toward doubling the Pell Grant for students by FY 2029."

Senate Pell Grant Letter (Deadline: 5/25/22)

Senate staff can contact Ben Strand ([email protected]) of Senator Hirono’s office with questions or to sign the letter.