Spring 2023 award requests will not be approved until January 2, 2023.

For more information on how to apply for your AmeriCorps award, please review the steps outlined here.

  • Submit your payment request through the designated AmeriCorps portal prior to the start of the term in order to have your payments paid on schedule
  • Payments are sent in two parts.  
    • The first half of your payment request is sent at the start of the term.
    • The second half will be sent in the middle of the term before late fees and interest are assessed.
  • If you would like to request a forbearance on your Federal Perkins loan with the university, please contact ECSI at 1-888-549-3274
  • For more information please visit the FAQ page