CUP Work-Study

Clarion University and Keystone SMILES AmeriCorps have partnered to provide a unique opportunity for Federal Work-Study Eligible Students. Through CLarion University's Office of Continuing Education and America Reads Federal Work-Study funds, CUP Students are able to serve youth and receive an hourly rate as well as an educational award to be used for tuition or past due student loan debt.

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Work-Study AmeriCorps Positions

Approved Federal Work-Study students will receive an hourly rate of minimum wage ($7.25) through Clarion University’s Federal Work-Study Program .

AmeriCorps Program - Applicants must meet all minimum AmeriCorps requirements and complete all additional required clearances through Keystone SMILES AmeriCorps Grant!

AmeriCorps Work-Study members must complete a minimum number of hours to complete successfully.

Education Award - $1.566.14 to be used to pay college loans or tuition, awarded upon successful completion of the program

Wage - $7.25/hr. for 450 hours from

Summer Length of Term of Service - May 6th - August 15th

When would I not be eligible for AmeriCorps Work-Study Position?

An applicant whose maximum hours of work-study eligibility or their school schedule does not allow them to meet the minimum required to complete an AmeriCorps term. If so, this applicant can qualify for a work-study only position.

Work-Study Only Positions

Approved Federal Work-Study students will receive an hourly rate of minimum wage ($7.25) through Clarion University’s Federal Work-Study Program .

Federal Work-Study Only positions do not have a minimum number of hours to complete. however, they would not be working towards earning the education award.!

Complete the Federal Work-Study Interest Form Now!