Grants and scholarships help you pay for your education without the hassle and worry of paying them back. Some are based on need, others on academic merit, ethnic background, and other factors.
For a look at Washington scholarship programs, view theWashboard.org.
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Check out Pell Grants
The federal government offers Pell Grants and other grants you'll want to explore. You may receive up to $5,550 in Pell money in 2011-2012 depending on your income level and other factors.
You may qualify for a reduced tuition rate by attending a school within this Western region.
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