Enhancing the Federal Pell Grant Program to Maximize Student Success

Three-Part Webinar Series on Pell Advocacy Priorities for the 117th Congress

October 20, 2020

The Association of Community College Trustees is pleased to announce a three-part webinar series focused on strengthening the federal Pell Grant program to boost student access and success. Each session in the series will feature a panel of experts, students, and college leaders covering key topics, including the Pell maximum award, Pell for short-term programs and Second Chance Pell. This webinar series will provide attendees essential information on community colleges’ top advocacy priorities for the Pell Grant program in preparation for the upcoming Community College National Legislative Summit.

The webinar series will span from October 29, 2020- December 3, 2020. Attendance is free.

Specific dates and details for each webinar are as follows:

Increasing the Pell Maximum Award – an Imperative to Meet Students’ True College Costs

October 29, 2020, 2:00-3:00 PM ET

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Improving Access and Affordability of Workforce Training with Short-Term Pell

November 12, 2020, 2:00-3:00 PM ET

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Expanding Educational Opportunity for Incarcerated Students through Second Chance Pell

December 3, 2020, 2:00-3:00 PM ET

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