Make a difference and join AmeriCorps VISTA today!
VISTA Member Benefits (year long member):
Members can choose to receive the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award, worth approximately $6,495.00 (voucher), or an end-of-service cash stipend, with approximately $1,800, at the end of their service term. Check out the EdAward site to learn which student loans qualify.
Bi-Weekly Living Allowance
Relocation Travel Allowance: This allowance is based on the direct mileage between your home address and your VISTA service site.
Settling-In Allowance is a one time payment of $750 intended to help cover initial settling in costs such as utility deposits, rental application fees.
Personal Leave: 10 days (vacation, personal days, religious observances).
Medical: 10 days (illness, injury, medical appointments).