Starbucks, with its new "College Achievement Plan", is paying for its employee' college educations for their junior and senior year tuition for a degree from Arizona State University.
Employees don't necessarily have to be full-time at Starbucks. Any employee working at least 20 hours per week is eligible for the program. They don't even need to reimburse Starbucks in the future or continue working for Starbucks after they graduate.
Federal Programs Related to - Student Financial Aid
Programs that enable students who demonstrate financial need to obtain the financial assistance they require to meet their educational and living expenses while in school. Assistantships; Cash Grants for Students; Fellowships; Guaranteed Student Loans; Merit Scholarships; National Direct Student Loans; Scholarships; Student Aid; Student Loans; Teaching Assistantships; Tuition Assistance; Tuition Grants; Work-Study Awards
Nobel Peace Prize winner, founder of Grameen Bank and chairman, Muhammad Yunus, writes about happiness: That happiness comes from many sources, not as the current economic framework assumes, just from making money.
Starbucks Pays its Employees\' Tuition Fees for Free