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    Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

    Offered by AmeriCorps

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Jul 25, 2023
    Multiple awards worth

    Varies

    Grade level

    College Students

    Application deadline:

    Varies

    Scholarship Overview

    Are you a member of AmeriCorps, have finished your term service, and are looking for a scholarship opportunity? If so, you might be interested in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award! The program is open to AmeriCorps members who have completed an AmeriCorps service term within a 12-month period in either AmeriCorps NCCC, AmeriCorps State and National, or AmeriCorps VISTA. Applicants must also be enrolled in any higher education institution that participates in the Department of Education’s Title IV student aid program. 

    AmeriCorps is the national service program that offers the scholarship. The organization looks to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. Recipients can use the award to repay qualified student loans and current educational expenses at postsecondary institutions and training programs. The award amount is equivalent to the maximum value of the Pell Grant and is based on the term of service completed, meaning it may change year-to-year and will vary by person. If you are a member of AmeriCorps and have completed your term of service to pursue post-secondary education, we encourage you to apply!

    Eligibility information

    The program is open to members of AmeriCorps who have completed an AmeriCorps term of service and enrolled in the National Service Trust. Applicants must also be currently enrolled in a postsecondary institution or other training program and meet the below eligibility requirements.

    Grade Level

    College Students

    Citizenship

    U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit an online application and the below application materials.

    No essay

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship open to international students?

    No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact AmeriCorps at [email protected].

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