Become an AmeriCorps Member

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AmeriCorps State Programs

Beginning in Fall 2019, Red River Community Corps will launch two new AmeriCorps State programs: Healthy Futures Oklahoma and Oklahoma Opportunities.

AmeriCorps State programs have full-time (Healthy Futures Oklahoma only), three-quarter-time and half-time member positions.

Full-time members commit to serving 1700 hours during their term and receive a living allowance during service. Upon successful completion of their service, full-time members earn an education award of $6,095.

Three Quarter time members commit to serving 1200 hours during their term and receive a living allowance during service. Upon successful completion of their service, three quarter time members earn an education award of $4,266.50.

Half-time members commit to serving 900 hours during their term and receive a living allowance during service. Upon successful completion of their service, half-time members earn an education award of $3,047.50

Red River Community Corps’ AmeriCorps State Programs run from September 1 - August 31. Most AmeriCorps opportunities start in mid-September. Positions are typically open beginning in mid-July. 


AmeriCorps VISTA Programs

The AmeriCorps VISTA program offers full-time, 12-month terms of service. Upon successful completion of their service, VISTA members can choose between an education award of $6,095 or a cash stipend of $1,800. VISTA members who complete their term also receive 12-months of Non-Competitive Eligibility Status. Member terms begin on a rolling basis each year.


Eligibility

AmeriCorps member opportunities are open to anyone who:

  • Is over the age of 17 at the commencement of service

  • Is a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident

  • Has a high-school diploma or equivalency or agrees to complete one prior to using the education award.

All AmeriCorps positions are contingent upon the results of a fingerprint-based National Service Criminal History Check. Partner agencies may have additional service qualifications and requirements.


Open Positions

We are now accepting Member applications for the 2019-2020 Program Year! View open positions and apply online through the link below:

Open Position Listing →


For more information on joining AmeriCorps please visit the Corporation for National and Community Service's website.