Work-Study Employers

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PHEAA applauds your interest in providing real-life work experience to students pursuing higher education. Pennsylvania employers can employ Pennsylvania residents enrolled in a PHEAA-approved postsecondary institution through the following program:

New Employers: How to Apply

If you would like to participate in the State Work-Study Program, please complete the PHEAA State Work-Study Program New Employer Application.

Apply Online

Use our convenient online tool to apply for the State Work-Study Program.

Before completing the application:

In order to transmit funds via Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT), you must complete an Automated Clearing House (ACH) Authorization Agreement. To request an ACH form, send an email to Return your completed form:

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Contact Us

PA State Grant and Special Programs
State Work-Study Programs
P.O. Box 8157
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8175

Hours of Operations

Monday to Friday
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (ET)

Are You A Student?

If you are a student who is interested in work-study employment, find out how you can participate.

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