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:  423.279.3684
Fax:  423.323.0232
Email:  jtwilcher@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.



Eligibility Requirements

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


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