How do I process an AmeriCorps Education Award payment request?

Processing an AmeriCorps Education Award payment request through the online system is a quick and efficient process, simply follow the steps below:

  1. Open and review the pending request.

  2. Depending on how the AmeriCorps alum has chosen to use his/her Award, complete the required fields with the following information:
    - For Loan Payment: Loan type, loan number, payoff amount and the name of the agency if a state agency made the loan
    - For Current Education Expenses: Amount eligible, the school enrollment start date and the school enrollment midpoint date

  3. Check Certification Boxes

  4. Click “Submit” and the request will be sent to the National Service Trust for payment


See Also:

Why do I need to enter in a school enrollment midpoint date?

What is a qualified loan?

What happens to the request once I approve it?

If I deny a request, do I need to explain why?