Summary: H.J.Res.491 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (03/29/1976)

(Reported to House from the Committee on Education and Labor with amendment, H. Rept. 94-972)

Removes the numerical limitation on Allen J. Ellender Fellowships to disadvantaged secondary school students. Authorizes $750,000 each for fiscal year 1977 and 1978 and $1,000,000 each for fiscal years 1979 and 1980.

Requires that every effort be made in such fellowships to achieve participation of students and teachers from rural and small town areas, as well as from urban areas.