MES and AmeriCorps
MES offers the following benefits to AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps alumni (including international Earth Corps members and alumni) in recognition of their service to their communities.
Benefits for AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps alums:
- Application Fee Waiver: We'll waive our application fee with proof of service
- Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: You can use your award to cover Evergreen tuition
- MES AmeriCorps Service Award: All AmeriCorps alumni and Earth Corps 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 for 2014-15 were due March 1, 2014. Applications for 2015-2016 will be available on the MES Financial Aid page in Fall 2014 and due March 1, 2014.