ERIC Number: ED475538
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Federal Student aid Handbook, 2002-2003. Volume 6: Federal Work-Study.
Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
The Federal Work-Study (FWS) Program allows undergraduate and graduate students to work part-time to help pay for the cost of their education. Schools must use 75% of their FSW Program funds to compensate students employed in community service jobs. This volume describes the ways schools are required to use money from FSW program funds to compensate students in community service jobs. The chapters are: (1) "Participation, Fiscal Procedures, and Records"; (2) "Selecting Recipients & Assigning Jobs"; (3) "Calculating FWS Awards"; (4) "Paying Students"; (5) "Types of Employment"; and (6) "Job Location & Development and Work-Colleges." (SLD)
Descriptors: Eligibility, Federal Aid, Financial Aid Applicants, Higher Education, Need Analysis (Student Financial Aid), Student Financial Aid, Work Study Programs
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.fsa4schools.ed.gov.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Administrators
Authoring Institution: Office of Federal Student Aid (ED), Washington, DC.
Note: Developed by Research & Publications Group. For the 2001-2002 volume 6, see ED 454 768. For the 9 volumes of the Student Financial Aid Handbook for 2002-2003, see HE 035 775-782.