Become a Member

Explore how AmeriCorps State and National members put their 'passion into action' and serve on projects that matter the most to their communities. Find the AmeriCorps State and National program that fits you; search hundreds of opportunities, choose a part- or full-time program, select your interest area, and earn a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award.

Service that fits you.

Choose your location

Serve in your own community or in a place you have never been before. AmeriCorps State and National has programs is all U.S. states and territories.

Choose your time commitment

AmeriCorps State and National offers service positions with commitments ranging from 300 to 1700 hours.

Earn a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

State and National members are eligible to receive an education award after successful completion of service. The value is dependent on length of service. State and National members 55 years and above are eligible to transfer their award to a family member. See details

Earn other potential benefits

Eligibility requirements

  • Be 17 years or older (no upper age limit)
  • Pass a national service criminal history check
  • Hold one of the following citizenship statuses: US citizen, US National, Lawful Permanent Resident Aliens

AmeriCorps State and National Interest Areas

  • Community and Nonprofit Development
  • Disaster Services
  • Economic and Workforce Development
  • Education
  • Energy and Conservation
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Legal Assistance
  • Tribes and Native American Affairs
  • Veterans and Military Families
  • Youth Development and Mentoring


Do you know where you want to serve? We partner with State Service Commissions to fund AmeriCorps programs in each state so you can serve where you want, how you want. Visit a State Service Commission website and see what AmeriCorps opportunities are available now.




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