What is CalWORKs Work Study?
CalWORKs Work Study Provides work opportunities for students enrolled in the CalWORKs program. It can help to meet GAIN Welfare-to-Work requirements while pursuing
an education. It also helps to provide students with work
experience which will make them more marketable after completing their
educational program. In addition to these benefits, it also provides an
additional source of income which does not affect the cash aid benefits already
Qualifications to be a part of the CWWS program:
Must be in the CalWORKs program and receiving
cash aid for oneself.
Must have completed 12 College of the Canyons
Must have a completed Educational Plan on file.
Must be enrolled in 6 units for fall and spring
semesters and one class during winter and summer sessions.
Must maintain a cumulative College of the
Canyons GPA of 2.0 or better and for each semester while participating in the
Work Study program.
* Work Study placements contingent upon funding.