Pell Institute

The Pell Institute

The Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education, sponsored by the Council for Opportunity in Education, conducts and disseminates research and policy analysis to encourage policymakers, educators, and the public to improve educational opportunities and outcomes for low-income, first-generation students and students with disabilities. The Pell Institute is the first research institute to specifically examine the issues affecting educational opportunity for this growing population. Click here to learn more about the Pell Institute, including their mission, purpose, goals, and history.