Summary: New Federal Work-Study Guide Available
Author: OPE - Office of the Assistant Secretary for OPE
We are pleased to announce that our new guide, "Expanding Federal Work-Study and
Community Service Opportunities," is available for you to access on the Office of
Postsecondary Education WWW homepage. The guide discusses basic requirements
and ideas for administering Federal Work-Study (FWS) and community service
programs, as well as reading tutor programs. A resource section at the end includes
descriptions of exemplary programs at 20 postsecondary institutions.
We expect to mail printed copies to campus-based institutions beginning the
week of May 19, 1997. However, you may access the guide now on the Web at the
We hope you find this guide helpful. We wish to thank all the institutions that have
provided best practices for the guide.
Elizabeth M. Hicks
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Student Financial Assistance Programs