Michelle Obama Pitches Student Aid: ‘Almost Everyone Is Eligible’

“Almost everyone is eligible for some form of financial aid, and all you have to do to access that aid is fill out this one little form. It’s so simple,” First lady Michelle Obama told students at a suburban Washington high school on Wednesday. The form is FAFSA — the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. “[T]hrough FAFSA, the Department of Education provides more than $150 billion every year in low-interest loans, in grants that you don’t have to pay back, and work-study programs that Read more […]