Federal Work-Study Program

Campus:  Blountville
Office:  Financial Aid
Room:  C2406, General Studies Building 
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday  
Address:  2425 Highway 75, P.O. Box 246, Blountville, TN 37617
Phone:  423.354.5153                                                                                                                                                                                                       
Fax:  423.323.0232
Email:  mgbrickey@NortheastState.edu
Web:  www.NortheastState.edu/FinancialAid 



Work-Study Students

The Federal Work-Study Program offers students an opportunity to earn money for educational expenses.

Students are paid an hourly wage rate for work performed. Earnings may not exceed the amount of the award. These funds are not used to pay tuition and fees.

Eligible students may have the opportunity to perform community service on or off campus or work as tutors in local elementary schools for the America Reads Program.

Additional information is available in the Financial Aid Office in C2406.

Application Process

  1. View available positions that you are interested in.
  2. Submit application along with positions of interest.
  3. Eligible students will be contacted for an interview.


FWS Fall 2017

Position 1-Assistant

  • Telephone and computer skills
  • Filing, answering telephone, computer, reception
  • 8-10 hours weekly
  • Monday-Thursday morning and afternoon; Friday mornings only
  • Johnson City

Position 6-Student Worker

  • Customer Service
  • Typing, filing, copying, answering telephone, records, reception
  • 8-10 hours weekly
  • Monday and Wednesdays 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Bristol

Position 7-Student Worker

  • Customer Service
  • Typing, filing, copying, answering telephone, records, reception
  • 8-10 hours weekly
  • Monday and Wednesdays 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Bristol

Position 8-Assistant

  • One semester of college completed
  • Typing, filing, copying, answering telephone, run errands, reception
  • 6-8 hours weekly
  • Days/Times Varies
  • Elizabethton

Position 11- Office Worker

  • Clerical experience preferred
  • Typing, filing, copying, answering telephone, keeping records, computer, running errands, reception, scanning documents
  • 6-10 hours weekly
  • Tuesday/Thursday 9:00-10:30 a.m., Monday/Wednesday 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Blountville

Position 12- Office Worker/Mentor

  • Microsoft office, 1 semester completed, 2.75 GPA minimum
  • Mentoring
  • 8-9 hours weekly
  • Days/Times Varies
  • Kingsport

Position 13- Office Worker/Mentor

  • Microsoft office, 1 semester completed, 2.75 GPA minimum
  • Mentoring
  • 8-9 hours weekly
  • Days/Times Varies
  • Kingsport

Position 14- Office Worker/ Mentor

  • Microsoft office, 1 semester completed, 2.75 GPA minimum
  • Mentoring
  • 8-9 hours weekly
  • Days/Times Varies
  • Kingsport

Position 16- Box Office Attendant

  • Cash handling, basic computer skills, customer service, Theatre major
  • Typing, filing, answering telephone, check equipment, reception
  • 8-10 hours weekly
  • Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Blountville

Position 17- Receptionist

  • Filing, answering phone, reception, direct visitors
  • 10 hours weekly
  • Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Kingsport

Position 18- Receptionist

  • Filing, answering phone, reception, direct visitors
  • 10 hours weekly
  • Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Kingsport

Position 20- Tutor

  • Grade of “A” or “B” in one of the following subjects: Prob & Stats, Physics, Chemistry, Spanish, Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Computer/Information Systems, Accounting, Calculus/Pre-Calc., Int. Algebra, English
  • 8-10 hours weekly
  • Days/Times Varies
  • Blountville

Position 21- Student Worker

  • Office Systems courses preferred
  • Filing, copying, answering telephone, keeping records, computer, running errands, reception
  • 8-10 hours weekly
  • Days/Times Varies
  • Blountville

Position 22- Student Worker

  • Spring 2018
  • Customer Service
  • Filing, copying, telephone, stock work, reception
  • 8-10 hours per week
  • Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
  • Johnson City

Eligibility Requirements

  • 2.0 GPA
  • Enrolled in at least 6 credit hours
  • Completed a FAFSA
  • Have unmet need

FAQs

Through direct deposit or a physical check may be picked up in the Business Office.


On the 15th and on the last day of the month.


8 - 10 hours



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