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Graduate School Benefits

Financial Benefit Following Your Service

The Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program (formerly known as Fellows/USA) offers returned Volunteers financial aid, such as scholarships and stipends, and professional internships at more than 80 partner schools. Master's and doctoral degrees combined with substantive internships in underserved American communities prepare Fellows for their careers in a wide range of disciplines. Volunteers who satisfactorily complete their Peace Corps service gain lifetime eligibility for the Coverdell Fellows Program.

To find the partner school that's right for you, use our searchable database or reference our printable list of all current Coverdell Fellows Program partnerships including school addresses, degrees, benefits, internships, and contact information.

Last updated May 03 2016

Benefits of Volunteer Service

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