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The US Government offers two excellent paid programs for training and leadership ideal for those with college Certificates, Associate or Bachelor’s degrees.
Use these federal training and leadership programs to build federal experience, compete federal training, add new certifications, gain skills and knowledge in new areas, increase your experience level, and enhance the value of your college degree. These programs count as relevant federal experience on future federal employment applications. Replace traditional student jobs like waiting tables, sandwich artist, cashier, food delivery driver and retail work on your resume. Impress state or local government employers, private sector employers and non-profit organizations with your new credentials. Earn additional college credits for continuing education. Receive bi-weekly stipend plus an educational award to pay off student debt, or to acquire more education or job training in the future. Program can be repeated for a total of $12,190 in educational award.
Federal Program Benefits
• Gain experience while exploring career options
• Gain a competitive edge over other job applicants in private or government sectors
• Gain leadership and management experience
• Gain college credits for continuing education and workforce development (6-9 credit hours)
• Gain new contacts by networking with government and community agency directors
• Gain new skills in your career field and expand your capabilities
• Team Leader option for those with advanced skills and education
• Travel, lodging, healthcare- plus childcare allowance if applicable
• Earn bi-weekly stipend plus $6,095 to pay off educational debt or pay for future educational and job training expenses
Attend our virtual information session to explore all programs and program options, plus federal application support. It is available 24/7 for your convenience:
AmeriCorps NCCC provides you with valuable life experience and skill development while you serve on a team with fellow 18-26 year olds, earn money for college, travel the U.S., and help communities! Background: AmeriCorps NCCC (the National Civilian Community Corps) provides you with valuable life experience and skill development while you serve on a team with fellow 18-24 year olds, earn money for college, travel the U.S., and help communities! The mission of AmeriCorps NCCC is to strengthen communities and develop leaders through team-based national and community service. Here is what you can expect during your service: -Serve full-time for 10 months -Join a team of 8-12 young adults -Be assigned to one of our 4 regional campuses -Deploy to 4-6 projects across the country (transportation provided) Next steps: – Complete an application by clicking the “Apply Now!” button below. Be sure to have ready the following information: a brief statement outlining your motivation for serving, your work/service experience, 2 professional references. – Once you complete an application, make sure to submit it! To do this, access this listing once more (we recommend bookmarking it in your browser now) and click the “Apply Now!” button. – In 1-3 days, you will get an email about how to complete a mandatory questionnaire – After your complete these steps, you should hear back about your selection within 1-3 weeks. If not, please email us at ANCCC@cns.gov. You can learn more about NCCC at www.nationalservice.gov/nccc.
Member Duties: You will perform direct, hands-on service in the areas of natural and other disasters, infrastructure improvement, environmental stewardship and conservation, energy conservation, and urban and rural development. You could be doing anything from building a house to running a youth summer program, so openness to new experiences is key! You’ll also undergo intensive training at the beginning of your service to prepare you for the adventure ahead and take on leadership roles and specialized assignments along the way. Learn and grow with a team of your peers and build lasting connections.
Program Benefits: Living Allowance, Training, Childcare assistance if eligible, Health Coverage, Education award upon successful completion of service, Stipend, Housing
Terms: Uniforms provided and required
Service Areas: Neighborhood Revitalization, Community and Economic Development, Children/Youth, Education, Environment, Hurricane Katrina, Hunger, Homelessness, Community Outreach, Housing
Skills: Communications, Conflict Resolution, Public Speaking, First Aid, General Skills, Leadership, Team Work
Program Start/End Date: 02/09/2021 – 11/18/2021
Program Locations: NORTH DAKOTA, NEW JERSEY, GUAM, COLORADO, MICHIGAN , ALASKA, RHODE ISLAND , UTAH , MASSACHUSETTS , MISSISSIPPI , IDAHO , WASHINGTON, WEST VIRGINIA, MISSOURI, VIRGINIA, PENNSYLVANIA , ALABAMA, SOUTH DAKOTA, SAIPAN, TEXAS, NEVADA, GEORGIA, WISCONSIN, NEBRASKA, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, NORTH CAROLINA, ARKANSAS, MAINE, KENTUCKY, HAWAII, OHIO, AMERICAN SAMOA , MARYLAND , OREGON, NEW HAMPSHIRE, LOUISIANA, IOWA, KANSAS, CALIFORNIA, NEW YORK, CONNECTICUT, TENNESSEE, DELAWARE, VIRGIN ISLANDS, WYOMING, SOUTH CAROLINA, MONTANA, VERMONT, INDIANA, OKLAHOMA, FLORIDA, ILLINOIS, ARIZONA, NEW MEXICO, PUERTO RICO, MINNESOTA
Accepting Applications: From 07/01/2020 To 10/31/2020
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