National Youth Administration [N.Y.A.] student payment card indices, 1941-1943


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0.25 cubic ft.

Funded by the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935, the National Youth Administration was a New Deal program from June 26, 1935 through September 1943. The program offered courses in reading, writing, and mathematics and ran the Works Project Program training unemployed and out-of-school youth as well as the Student Aid Program paying for work study for students in high schools, colleges, and graduate programs. N.Y.A. programs were open to U.S. citizens between the ages of sixteen and twenty-five who could show financial need.

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