Community Engagement: GEAR UP Iowa


From Iowa College Aid Annual Report FY 2017


Students served in FY17: 8,388 members of the high school class of 2020

School districts: 12

Schools: 26  

Criteria: Districts where more than half of students qualify for free and reduced-price lunches

Grant period: 2014-2021

Grant source: U.S. Department of Education

Grant amount: $22,379,301 million

Grant match: $22,670,801


“At first I didn’t want to go to college … but now college is really interesting to me. I can’t wait to go.”
—GEAR UP Iowa student Bayanna H. Berry

Printed from the Iowa College Student Aid Commission website on May 25, 2018 at 12:17am.