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work-study program

[wurk-stuhd-ee, -stuhd-ee] /ˈwɜrkˈstʌd i, -ˌstʌd i/
noun
1.
a program enabling high-school or college students to combine academic work with actual job experience.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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  • It seemed the recruits were poor students who could not exist solely on skimpy financial grants from a work-study program.
  • VA will select students for the work-study program based on different factors.

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