Missouri lawmakers will begin working soon on the state budget for Fiscal Year 2018. Missouri Department of Higher Education has recommended a $4 million increase in funding for Access Missouri. We will keep you informed about specific actions that you can take help to support increased funding.
With the current economy, more students need Access Missouri to achieve their dream of a college education. Keep Me In College Coalition supports increased funding for Access Missouri to ensure all financially deserving students receive meaningful awards.
Meanwhile, we always encourage students, parents, administrators and others to contact their state lawmakers to advocate for increased funding of Access Missouri.You can use our Legislator Lookup function to get contact information for your lawmakers here.