SB-0575: Cal Grants: eligibility when incarcerated

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Bradford
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Currently,  a student who is incarcerated is not  eligible to receive a Cal Grant award to support their education. This bill would repeal that prohibition and make conforming changes, thus helping to lift young adults and families  of those incarcerated out of poverty.
Download AAP Positional Letter: SB 575