VoicesForChildren

Report: NM Lacks Adequate Need-based Funding for College

Report: NM Lacks Adequate Need-based Funding For College

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—In a state with one of the highest poverty rates in the nation, it would make sense to ensure that state financial aid goes to those who need assistance but that is not the case according to a report released today by New Mexico Voices for Children. Part of the solution is for the state Legislature to immediately replenish the College Affordability Fund from the budget surplus now available.