45 CFR 2526.20 - Is an AmeriCorps participant who does not complete an originally-approved term of service eligible to receive a pro-rated education award?
(a) Compelling personal circumstances. A participant in an approved AmeriCorps position who is released prior to completing an approved term of service for compelling personal circumstances in accordance with § 2522.230(a) is eligible for a pro-rated education award if the participant -
(1) Performed satisfactorily prior to being granted a release for compelling personal circumstances; and
(2) Completed at least 15 percent of the originally-approved term of service.
(b) Release for cause. A participant who is released prior to completing an originally-approved term of service for cause is not eligible for any portion of an education award.