New Grants Provide Incentive

Beginning in July 2006, the United States Department of Education began providing Academic Competitiveness Grants and the National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent (SMART) Grants to all Pell Grant eligible students. These grants, totaling $790 million this year, are expected to account for over $4.5 billion dollars in educational spending over the next [...]

Knowledge is Power and Money

Human capital is a phrase that basically means the education, training, knowledge, experience and skills a person has acquired in their lifetime and how productive that individual is as a result of these things. The phrase and concept are generally used in the context of how much of a contribution an individual can make to [...]