Federal Work-Study Program (FWS)

The FWS Program provides part-time employment opportunities for students who show need under the federal need analysis system. Earnings (net of job-related costs) must be used to meet educational expenses. The program also encourages community service.

Related terms: Packaging; Overawards and Overpayments; Student Eligibility; Program Participation Agreement

Does the Federal Work-Study Program Really Work—and for Whom? Web URL

Source: Community College Research Center, Teachers College, Columbia University

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