The paper needs to have all the following information:
- A brief history of the policy and program (Make sure to identify the policy or public law such as Public Law Number…): When, how and why was it started?
- What is the program’s purpose?
- What are the program’s eligibility requirements?
- What benefits does it provide to the population it serves (describe or spell out the benefits)?
- How those benefits are provide/delivered(cash, in-kind, vouchers)?
- Where does one apply?
- How is the program administered(federal, state, or local) and financed?
- What if any, are the program’s shortcomings (or weaknesses)