Application Fee Waiver
The following groups are eligible for an application fee waiver.
If you fall into one of these categories, email proof of membership as described below to Heather May. When we’ve confirmed your eligibility, we’ll send you fee waiver instructions.
Please wait to receive instructions before you submit your application; we can’t reimburse an application fee already paid.
Current AmeriCorps or Earth Corps Members
Have your current supervisor send an email indicating you are currently serving, including your intended term of service and service dates.
AmeriCorps or Earth Corps Alums
Email a copy of your AmeriCorps Service Letter found at my.americorps.gov. Please send a copy for each completed term of service.
International Earth Corps alums must have Earth Corps staff send an email indicating your term of service and service dates.
Have your institution's McNair coordinator send an email that confirms you are a McNair scholar.
Returned Peace Corps Volunteers
Email a copy of your Description of Service (DOS) Statement.
U.S. Military Veterans
Email a copy of your DD Form 214 (Report of Separation) indicating that you were honorably discharged.