Millersville University's College of Graduate and Professional Studies, in partnership with AmeriCorps, awards a Civic Engagement Fellow scholarship through the University's Civic and Community Engagement and Research Project (CCERP). Through this scholarship program, one former AmeriCorps VISTA member entering full time graduate study is awarded a one-time $1,000 scholardship. To be considered for the scholarship, the former AmeriCorps VISTA member must be enrolled full time in one of the College's master's degree programs. AmeriCorps applicants seeking to be considered for the scholarship are required to submit a letter verfying their AmeriCorps affiliation. This certificate document must include the site where the AmeriCorps VISTA served and the dates of service. This letter must be sent to the College of Graduate and Professional studies and added to the applicant file here.
AmeriCorps VISTA alumni are also eligible for a graduate application fee waiver.