Feds expand Pell Grant program for prisoners working on college degrees

WASHINGTON — Prison inmates around the U.S. are getting the chance to do something that was almost unheard of a generation ago: pursue a college degree while behind bars and with financial support from the federal government. Inmates in 42 states, including New Mexico, as well as in Washington, D.C., have more access to federal … Continue reading Feds expand Pell Grant program for prisoners working on college degrees