We want to increase the Pell Grants by $100 a year over — $100 per year over the next five years.
[W]e’ll make it easier for Americans to afford a college education, by increasing the size of Pell Grants.
A year later, the president has completely backed away from his promises. The President’s FY ‘07 budget freezes the Pell Grant for the fourth year in a row. The maximum Pell Grant remains $4,050.