Resources: PROSPER Act and Graduate Students

On 12/13/17 the House Education Committee passed a proposal for the PROSPER Act. The National Association of Graduate and Professional Students (NAGPS) and Student Advocates for Graduate Education (SAGE) have raised concerns about a number of ways that the proposed legislation would impact graduate students.

Below are the packets NAGPS and SAGE prepared as well as a list of relevant legislatures, call scripts, and sample social media posts that you can use to raise awareness and lobby for changes to PROSPER.

NAGPS Summary

Download (PDF, 185KB)

SAGE Summary and List of Relevant Legislators

Download (PDF, 135KB)

Sample Social Media Posts

Download (PDF, 130KB)

Sample Call Scripts

Download (PDF, 169KB)

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