Application

Fresno State's College of Science and Mathematics is currently seeking two individuals to join the VISTA program!

Deadline to apply: July 1, 2017 @ 5pm

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident age 18 or older
  • Completion of at least a bachelor’s degree by July 2017 (degree in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics not required)
  • Commitment to VISTA’s anti-poverty mission and supporting community empowerment, capacity-building, and sustainable solutions
  • Experience working with college students, youth, community-based or governmental organizations

Benefits

  • Modest monthly living allowance varying by location
  • Relocation allowance (if relocating 50+ miles)
  • Limited health coverage
  • Professional and personal development
  • Paid personal and sick days
  • Childcare assistance (if eligible)
  • Loan deferment/forbearance (if eligible)
  • Upon completion of service, choice of:
    • $5,775 education award or
    • $1500 end-of-service stipend check

How to Apply

  1. Complete the VISTA application.
  2. Complete the AmeriCorps application.