Engage@EMU operates the Community Work-Study Program (CWSP) where undergraduate students can earn their awarded work-study funds and gain experience by working with local community-focused government or non-profit organizations.
For the Winter 2018 semester, our partners are as follows:
- Ann Arbor YMCA
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washtenaw County
- Bright Futures
- City of Ann Arbor, Natural Area Preservation
- The Corner Health Center
- Digital Inclusion
- Educate Youth
- Family Empowerment Program
- The Family Learning Institute
- Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County
- Riverside Arts Center
- SOS Community Services
- St. John the Baptist Works of Mercy Food Pantry
- Student Advocacy Center of Michigan
- Upward Bound
- Ypsilanti Community Schools
- Ypsilanti District Library
- Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels
There are a number of positions available in a variety of areas, including volunteer recruitment, social media management and tutoring. The organization provides regular, weekly working schedules to students. All positions pay $10 an hour. The average work study award would allow students to work approximately 10 hours a week.
If you're an undergraduate student with a work-study award and are interested in the program, complete this form.
For community organizations interested in hosting EMU students, please complete this form.
If you have any questions, contact Luke Yates at firstname.lastname@example.org.