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AmeriCorps and Teach for America Scholarship

Americorps School of National Service

The Marsal Family School of Education is proud to be a School of National Service, offering a 25% tuition scholarship to support AmeriCorps and Teach for America community members pursuing full-time undergraduate or graduate study in one of our degree programs.

AmeriCorps was founded as the government agency for national and community service. Their mission is “to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering.”

Recognizing that AmeriCorps alumni are a valuable asset to the academic community, Schools of National Service seeks to reward their service and incentivize their education by providing benefits to students. In return, institutions receive students who are trained leaders, community-minded, and driven to make a difference in the world.

  • Application fee waiver
  • Scholarship to recognize service
    • 25% of tuition
      • Undergraduate and Graduate
      • In-State or Out-of-State
    • Pro-rated for less than full-time
    • Dependent upon other scholarships, grants, and unmet financial need
      • May be reduced if deemed necessary based on other grants and/or scholarships.
  • Enrollment deferral
    • Up to 1 year for admitted students
  • Currently serving AmeriCorps and Teach for America members at U.S. locations who have completed at least one service term by the time of enrollment
  • AmeriCorps and Teach for America alums who have completed at least one service term at a U.S. location
  • Current AmeriCorps and Teach for America staff members who have been employed for at least two years

Scholarships are based on admissions applications and subject to required proof of service documentation.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1259

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