Employers participating in the State Work-Study Program will:

  • Help Pennsylvania students prepare for life after college by gaining real-world work experience
  • Receive reimbursement of 40 or 50 percent of approved student earnings
  • Receive free online job postings made available to college students

New Employers:

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

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The deadlines for submission of new employer applications are as follows:

  • Fall and Full Academic Year – November 1
  • Spring Term - December 9
  • Summer Term – June 30

Return your competed application:

NOTE: Once approved, check out our program materials about getting started and online access.

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 fmeftadmin@pheaa.org. Return your completed form: