AmeriCorps Matching Institutions


As a member of AmeriCorps, Fellows qualify for an Eli Segal Education Award of up to $5,815 for every successful year of service (defined by completing at least 1700 service and/or training hours over the course of the year). The education award(s) can be used to repay student loans or cover tuition costs for graduate studies at an accredited college or university. 

There are a number of institutions across the US that recognize the hard work, dedication and drive of AmeriCorps members. They offer a variety of inscentives like matching tution funding to the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award.  See a list of participating universities in the Citizen Schools footprint below, or browse the full list here.

Learn more about the National Teaching Fellowship, and apply here.