is a program of the Corporation
for National and Community Service. Service members work for local and
national nonprofit groups to provide assistance to millions of Americans.
Members who complete their term of national service in an approved AmeriCorps
program earn an AmeriCorps
Segal Education Award.
a qualifying member, you can use your education award to pay for current education
expenses, non-credit-earning classes or activities, or to pay back qualified
student loans. Your award amount is based on the length of your service term.
opportunities at NAU include:
Contact the program manager to use your AmeriCorps award
for these activities.
Receiving your AmeriCorps award for current education expenses at NAU
1. Log in at my.americorps.gov.
2. Select Segal Education Award Request, enter NAU's
information, the specific term and year, and the amount you would like to use
for the term.
3. If you are requesting a loan payment or forbearance, you
must enter the loan servicer’s information.
4. Please allow 5-7 days for your award to be accepted. Your
award might be denied or reduced if your total
aid is more than your Cost of Attendance.
5. AmeriCorps will send 50 percent of your accepted award within
7-10 business days after your classes begin. Log in to LOUIE to view your
award. You will receive the second half of your award after NAU's tuition
Contact the NAU Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid if you
have questions about your AmeriCorps award. We encourage you to contact us if
you are considering dropping your classes. You might be required to return a
portion of your award.