Massachusetts Daily Collegian

House reduces maximum award amount for Pell Grant

By Melanie Muller

March 3, 2011

Filed under Campus News

A recent decision by the United States House of Representatives to cut the maximum amount of money awarded to federal Pell Grant recipients has drawn sharp criticism from many in the education community and from local politici...

UMass ranks fourth for federally funded scholarship

By Sam Hayes

October 6, 2010

Filed under Archives

With 16 students winning the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship for study abroad programs, the University of Massachusetts again ranks fourth nationally for the federally funded scholarship. UMass has two more winners than it did last semester and ranks behind University of California-Berk...