Jun 27, 2018

New Education Assistance Program

ANNOUNCING A NEW EDUCATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 
BEGINNING FALL 2018 SEMESTER
 
The National Association of Government Employees and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts are pleased to announce the implementation of an Education Assistance Program (EAP) beginning in the Fall 2018 semester to assist members of Bargaining Units 1, 3 and 6 and their eligible dependents to pursue further education.

Who Is Eligible to Participate? All active members of NAGE Bargaining Unit 1, 3 and 6 who have completed six months of employment are eligible to participate.  The benefit is limited to one reimbursement per member per academic year.  The student can be the member, the member’s eligible spouse, or the member's eligible dependent.

What Is the Maximum Reimbursable Amount? The maximum reimbursement is $500.00 per member per academic year.  You can submit for either the fall or spring semester.

How Will the Benefit Work? The member and eligible family members must determine who is applying for the reimbursement in any academic year (one reimbursement per member/academic year).

How Do I Apply For Reimbursement? At the end of the term year the member must submit a completed application along with a grade report that provides proof of the passing of the course and proof of payment.
Reimbursements will be issued twice per year - in April for the Fall semester and August for the Spring semester, depending on date of the completed course.
 

CLICK HERE TO PRINT YOUR APPLICATION!

We are pleased to offer this program to our members and hope that you will take advantage of this new benefit.

If you have any questions or require any additional information, contact the NAGE Fund Office at 1-800-641-0700 or em
ail fundoffice@nage.org.
 
View the full brochure in printable format by clicking here.

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