In-State Tuition for All Massachusetts Residents

PHENOM has worked closely with the Student Immigrant Movement (SIM) and the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Association (MIRA) on Education Opportunity.  Right now, children of undocumented immigrants must pay out-of-state tuition rates at public colleges even if they have gone to Massachusetts public schools their whole lives.  We seek to rectify this inequity either through legislation […]

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Educational Rewards Program

PHENOM has followed the lead of the Crittenton Women’s Union in advocating for funding for the Educational Rewards Program.   It was established as part of the 2006 Economic Stimulus bill to encourage and aid low-income students seeking education leading to jobs in high-demand occupations.  This program is unique in allowing students to use a portion of […]

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