1/9/2007

Following a settlement between Indiana and the state's American Civil Liberties Union, native-born children of undocumented immigrants there will be able to receive aid under the state's 21st Century Scholars program, which provides college awards to graduating high school students of low-to moderate-income families. The ACLU brought the case in March 2006 on behalf of an Indiana student who applied for the program in seventh grade, but could not complete the application because her parents did not have social security numbers.

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