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Federal Work-Study Program

What is Federal Work-Study Program?

The Federal Work-Study Program finances jobs for undergraduate and graduate students with financial requirement, letting them to earn money to help pay post secondary education costs.

The program nurtures community service work and work associated to the student's course of learning.

The total award is dependent on when the student applies, level of requirement, and financing level of the school.

Who is eligible for this program?

In order to become eligible for this benefit program, you need to be a student doing a postsecondary educational degree or certificate.

Application Process

To verify whether you are qualified to get support through this program, you must first fill in a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Schools utilize the details from the FAFSA to evaluate your actual financial aid package. Fill out the form via internet at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/. Your school will tell you how much money you may be qualified for that academic year.

Program Contact Information

Further details about Federal Work-Study can be accessed at: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/fws/index.html

For general details about the Federal student aid programs, help in completing the FAFSA, and information about FAFSA on the Web, contact the Federal Student Aid Information Center (FSAIC) at the below Toll-free Number:
1-800-433-3243

Individuals who are hearing impaired can use this Toll-free Number:
1-800-325-0778

TTY users for the hearing impaired can use:
1-800-730-8913

Callers in locations that has no access to 800 numbers may use this non toll-free number:
319-337-5665