Definition of work-study in English:
Of or relating to a college program that enables students to work part-time while attending school.
- Faculty sponsors pay 30 percent of students' wages; the college work-study program pays 70 percent.
- She hired seven students from local colleges and high schools that have work-study programs.
- The America Reads program employs about 29,000 work-study students to tutor tens of thousands of elementary school kids, making measurable improvement in reading skills.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan