“Carleton is a challenging liberal arts college. It is nice to know all of your hard work has paid off and will continue to without an economic toll.”
The story at Carleton College
There were 93 State Grant recipients on campus in academic year 2018-19.
- The average State Grant award at Carleton was $5,086.
- In total, $473,000 in State Grant awards were made to Carleton students.
There were 289 Pell Grant recipients in academic year 2018-19 — that’s 14% of all Carleton students.
- The average Pell Grant award at Carleton was $4,658.
- In total, nearly $1.3 million in Pell Grant awards were made to Carleton students.
“I was always taught that an investment in oneself and one’s future is worth making. Carleton College is a school that I worked very hard to attend. The Minnesota State Grant program helps to make sure that work wasn’t in vain.”
"Being able to receive a State Grant has eased the financial burden. It has allowed me to attend a college that’s a good fit for my academic and other interests.”