The AmeriCorps VISTA Campus is an online training center for AmeriCorps members and leaders in the VISTA program. Here you can access mandatory and optional courses and supporting resources.
Visit the AmeriCorps VISTA Campus to network with other VISTA members in projects around the country.
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Members receive a modest biweekly living allowance to cover basic expenses.
Members receive free basic coverage during their AmeriCorps service.
End of Service Benefits
Members can choose between a Segal Education Award (valued at approximately $6,895) to pay for a range of education expenses or a $1,800 cash stipend.
Reduction of Education Costs
Members may be eligible to access resources that will reduce their student loan burden.
Jump-start your career and gain transferable skills employers value including leadership, teamwork, and problem-solving.
Members who move more than 50 miles to perform their VISTA service receive a relocation benefit.
Members receive leave benefits during their terms of service.
Eligible members receive a subsidy for children under 13 years.
Members may apply to serve in a leadership role once they complete their full year service term.
VISTA offers a summer service program in a variety of projects across the U.S.
Have a Question about Your Benefits?
Call the AmeriCorps Hotline at 1-800-942-2677, submit via webform or live chat with us.
Learn the ins and outs of your program, specifics on your service opportunity, requirements, what to expect, code of conduct, as well as benefits and policies.
Use our interactive portal to find information about your service and benefits. Use the portal to check your Education Award balance or to make payments to a school or loan provider.
Access information about coronavirus and your AmeriCorps experience.
Still have questions about the resources available to you as an AmeriCorps member? Read our most frequently asked questions.
Safety and Security
All AmeriCorps members have the expectation and the right to serve in a safe environment, and to be treated with dignity and respect. AmeriCorps expects all program leaders and grantees to create safe service environments for our members.