1400 W. Augusta Blvd Chicago, IL 60642

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Become a Junior AmeriCorps Member

The Project YES! Jr. AmeriCorps program provides an opportunity for highschool juniors, seniors ,and college students to become AmeriCorps members in order to provide education, mentorship, and service activities to school age children at local non-for-profit organizations in Chicago. 

To apply please complete the application on my.americorps.gov and if you have any questions please contact Victoria Allen at [email protected]

Required Documents

A Completed Application
-complete my.americorps.gov profile -complete application with motivational statement
1
Background Check Information
-Criminal History Authorization Form
2
Government Issued Identification
-A State ID, Driver’s License, Passport, or Legal Permanent Resident Card
2

Compensation and Benefits

– Living Stipend of $1,200
– $1289.95 Education Award given upon completion of the service
– Invaluable training and experience

Minimum Applicant Requirements

– Be at least 17 years of age
– Be a U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident

Compensation and Benefits

– Living Stipend of $1,200
– $1289.95 Education Award given upon completion of the service
– Invaluable training and experience

Minimum Applicant Requirements

– Be at least 17 years of age
– Be a U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident