Aid Like A Paycheck

Incremental Delivery of Financial Aid to Promote College Success

A large-scale evaluation of whether an innovative approach to distributing financial aid – through bi-weekly payments, like a paycheck, instead of one or two lump-sum payments – can improve academic outcomes for low-income college students.

How Does Aid Like A Paycheck Work?

What are the potential benefits of Aid Like A Paycheck?

How is MDRC evaluating Aid Like A Paycheck?


Document Details

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December 2015
2015. “Aid Like A Paycheck.” New York: MDRC.