42 U.S. Code § 2756a - Additional funds to conduct community service work-study programs
In addition to funds made available under section 2753(b)(2)(A) of this title, the Secretary is authorized to award grants to institutions participating under this part to supplement off-campus community service employment.
An institution shall ensure that funds granted to such institution under this subsection are used in accordance with section 2753(b)(2)(A) of this title to recruit and compensate students (including compensation for time spent in training and for travel directly related to such community service).
In awarding grants under this subsection, the Secretary shall give priority to applications that support postsecondary students assisting with early childhood education activities and activities in preparation for emergencies and natural disasters.
The National and Community Service Act of 1990, referred to in subsec. (a)(3), is Pub. L. 101–610, Nov. 16, 1990, 104 Stat. 3127, which is classified principally to chapter 129 (§ 12501 et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 12501 of this title and Tables.
2008—Pub. L. 110–315 redesignated existing provisions as subsec. (a), inserted heading, and added subsec. (b).
1992—Pub. L. 102–325 amended section catchline generally, struck out subsecs. (a) and (b) which related to purpose and definitions, respectively, struck out subsec. (c) designation and heading before “Each institution participating”, substituted “up to 10 percent of the funds made available under section 1096(a) of title 20 and attributable to the amount of the institution’s expenditures under this part” for “funds made available under the last sentence of section 1096(a) of title 20”, and inserted “, and programs assisted under the National and Community Service Act of 1990” after “nonprofit agencies”.
1986—Pub. L. 99–498 amended section generally, substituting provisions relating to work-study for community service-learning on behalf of low-income individuals and families for provisions relating to job location and development programs and agreements with eligible institutions. See section 2756 of this title.
1980—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 96–374, §§ 436, 1391(a)(1), substituted “$25,000” for “$15,000” and “Secretary” for “Commissioner”.
Subsec. (b)(7). Pub. L. 96–374, § 1391(a)(1), substituted “Secretary” for “Commissioner”.
1976—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 94–482 substituted provisions authorizing agreements for job location and development programs by Commissioner, for provisions setting forth statement of purpose of community service learning programs.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 94–482 substituted provisions setting forth requirements for agreements for job location and development programs, for provisions authorizing appropriations for community service learning programs.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 94–482 struck out subsec. (c) which authorized agreements by the Commissioner for grants for community service learning programs.
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 94–482 struck out subsec. (d) which set forth requirements for agreements for grants for community service learning programs.
Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 94–482 struck out subsec. (e) which defined “community service”.
Amendment by Pub. L. 94–482 effective 30 days after Oct. 12, 1976, except either as specifically otherwise provided or, if not so specifically otherwise provided, effective July 1, 1976, for those amendments providing for authorization of appropriations, see section 532 of Pub. L. 94–482, set out as a note under section 1001 of Title 20, Education.
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