AmeriCorps VISTA
Help Eradicate Poverty

Serve for one Year at an Alaska Non-Profit, Tribal Government, or Local Government organization and help build capacity and eradicate poverty throughout the state of Alaska.

What is an AmeriCorps VISTA Member?

AmeriCorps VISTA members build capacity in nonprofit organizations and public agencies to help them more effectively generate the commitment of private sector resources, encourage volunteer service at the local level, and empower individuals and communities. AmeriCorps VISTA members serve full time for one-year terms.

What is an AmeriCorps VISTA Member?

AmeriCorps VISTA members build capacity in nonprofit organizations and public agencies to help them more effectively generate the commitment of private sector resources, encourage volunteer service at the local level, and empower individuals and communities. AmeriCorps VISTA members serve full time for one-year terms.

Benefits of Serving as a VISTA

VISTA Members are focused on building organizational capacity to serve low-income populations. The lasting rewards of service are driving organizational change within your project. In order to ensure that you are able to be of service without undue financial burdens VISTA provides:

  • $1,333/ Month Living Allowance
  • $6,095 Education Award Upon Completion of Service
  • Federal Loan Forbearance (make no loan payments while in service)
  • Health Coverage
  • Relocation Assistance (mileage based)
  • Non Competitive Eligibility for Federal Jobs

Benefits of Serving as a VISTA

VISTA Members are focused on building organizational capacity to serve low-income populations. The lasting rewards of service are driving organizational change within your project. In order to ensure that you are able to be of service without undue financial burdens VISTA provides:

  • $1,333/ Month Living Allowance
  • $6,095 Education Award Upon Completion of Service
  • Federal Loan Forbearance (make no loan payments while in service)
  • Health Coverage
  • Relocation Assistance (mileage based)
  • Non Competitive Eligibility for Federal Jobs

Interested in Hosting a VISTA?
Government, Tribal, or Non-Profits

Click below to learn more and complete our host application. Urban partners are asked to contribute matching funds, while this program is provided free of charge to remote rural communities.

Interested in Hosting a VISTA?
Government, Tribal, or Non-Profits

Click below to learn more and complete our host application. Urban partners are asked to contribute matching funds, while this program is provided free of charge to remote rural communities.

Why Serve In Alaska?
Limitless Opportunities

We have members engaged in service from all regions of our country. Alaska is a great place to explore, be of service, and build your professional skills.

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