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Your Benefits

We provide living allowances, education awards and access to a host of benefits during and after your service.

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MyAmeriCorps Portal

AmeriCorps Members: Use our interactive portal to find information about your service and benefits.

Access the portal

Members in VISTA

Thank you for joining the VISTA program. Explore resources to jumpstart your service year.

Access VISTA resources

Members in NCCC

Learn the ins and outs of your program, specifics on your service opportunity, requirements, what to expect, code of conduct, as well as benefits and policies.

AmeriCorps NCCC Handbook

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Safety and Security

AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers have the expectation and the right to serve in a safe environment, and to be treated with dignity and respect. AmeriCorps expects all program leaders and grantees to create safe service environments for our members.

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National Service Hotline


For questions about serving in AmeriCorps, including your AmeriCorps Segal Education Award, your AmeriCorps or AmeriCorps Seniors program, eGrants and myAmeriCorps Portal technical assistance (including passwords, logging in, and getting past error messages).

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Stay Connected

Our AmeriCorps Alumni network is more than 1M strong, here are some ways to stay connected after your term of service.

Take the next step

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Show Off Your Gear

Proudly rep AmeriCorps, wherever you are! 

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Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

AmeriCorps members: After successfully completing your AmeriCorps term of service and enrolling in the National Service Trust, you are eligible to receive the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award. You can use the award to repay qualified student loans and to pay current educational expenses at eligible institutions of higher education and training programs.

AmeriCorps Pledge

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AmeriCorps Pledge to Get Things Done

I will get things done for America – to make our people safer, smarter, and healthier.

I will bring Americans together to strengthen our communities.

Faced with apathy, I will take action.

Faced with conflict, I will seek common ground.

Faced with adversity, I will persevere.

I will carry this commitment with me this year and beyond.

I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done.


Every AmeriCorps Experience Tells a Story

AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers represent the best of America: working tirelessly to serve people and communities across the country.

In 2010, Dolores and Martin almost missed the Volunteer Appreciation Tea because they had to finish volunteering at the hospital before they attended.

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