Evergreen Welcomes AmeriCorps Alumni
As an AmeriCorps member, you devoted yourself to serving others. At Evergreen, you can take the next step in your public service journey by earning a Master in Teaching, Master of Public Administration or Master of Environmental Studies.
Benefits for AmeriCorps Alumni
Application Fee Waiver: Contact the program for which you are applying for the fee waiver process
- Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: You can use your award to cover Evergreen tuition
- Scholarships: Each program offers scholarships to AmeriCorps alumni as described below
Master in Teaching
MiT AmeriCorps Education Award
Designed for AmeriCorps volunteers who have received the full education award. The award generally offers a student the equivalent of one quarter of resident tuition. Candidates may apply both years in the MiT program. See the MiT Financial Aid page.
Master of Public Administration
MPA AmeriCorps Education Award
The MPA program offers AmeriCorps alumni who have completed a year of service an award of up to one quarter of full-time resident tuition. Students may receive an award once a year for a maximum of two years. See the MPA Financial Aid page.
Master of Environmental Studies
MES AmeriCorps Service Award
All AmeriCorps alumni who completed a term of service will receive a tuition waiver of $500 (for each full-time term of service) or $250 (for each term of less than full-time). Students may receive this award once a year for a maximum of two years. Applications and proof of service are required. Applications will be available on the MES Financial Aid page in Spring 2013.