State PIRGs' Higher Education Project
218 D Street SE
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 546-9707

Director:
Ivan Frishberg

Advocate:
Ellynne Bannon

 

Call your Members of Congress today to advocate for student aid increases 8/15/02

Call your Senators TODAY and ask them to support increases in the maximum Pell Grant, and other key student aid programs 7/9/02

Student Borrowers Should Consider Consolidation to Lock in Historic Low Rate and Benefits 6/4/02

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Recent Updates

Borrowers Should Consider Consolidation to Lock in Historic Low Rate and Benefits... 5/16/02

Call your Representative today on the student consolidation loan proposal ... 4/28/02

Call your senators and representatives today and urge them to support a $4,500 Pell Grant maximum award... 4/4/02

Call your senators and representatives today and urge them support including $100 million for the Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program (LEAP)... 3/20/02

Call to thank your Members of Congress for lowering the cost of borrowing student loans 2/5/02

Call to thank your Members of Congress for passing a $4,000 maximum Pell Grant award 12/19/01

Call Today: Urge the White House not to support a cut in the maximum Pell Grant award 12/13/01

Call Today: Urge Congress not to cut the Pell Maximum Grant 12/10/01

Call your Senators and Representatives today to protect the $4,000 Pell Grant maximum award (11/19/01)

Urge Congress to Support Low Cost Student Loans and to Fully Fund the $4,000 Pell Grant Maximum Award (11/6/01)

Borrowers Should Consider Consolidation to Lock in the New Low Rate and Benefits (9/18/01)

Urge Congress to Support Student Aid and to Keep Student Loan Rates Affordable (6/29/01)

Urge Congress not to cut the $33 billion higher education package in the final tax bill (5/25/01)

Midnight Budget Guts Student Aid Funding, Gives Banks and Lenders $6.6 Billion Boost (5/6/01)