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AmeriCorps Disallowed Education Award Costs of Over $90,000 Due to Inadequate Compelling Personal Circumstance Documentation

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Case ID 2019-050
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The AmeriCorps Office of Inspector General (AmeriCorps OIG) investigated an allegation that Teach for America (TFA) improperly exited an AmeriCorps member (member) for Compelling Personal Circumstances (CPCs) who allegedly provided a fictitious reason for a CPC exit in order to participate in a teacher strike and still earn her education award.
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