Apply to be an AmeriCorps project site

Thank you for your interest in our AmeriCorps programs! Follow the three steps below to apply to become an Americorps project site!

1

Review our webinar & readiness assessment

Is your organization ready to host an AmeriCorps member? Find out by completing a Project Site Readiness Assessment, or watch our recorded webinar on becoming a host organization.

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Introduction Webinar

2

Sign up for our mailing list

Application materials for our 2023-24 program year will be posted in February.

Please contact us if you’d like us to notify you by email when our new RFA is available.

2

Review our Request For Applications (RFA) guidance document

So your organization is ready to host an AmeriCorps member? Great! Before starting your application, read our RFA Guidance Document. It contains important information about WSC policies and host site responsibilities. Take a look at the RFA Sample for a list of narrative questions that will appear in your application. 

Application review and award may take up to 2 weeks.

If you have any questions, please contact us!

3

Submit an application

Ready to apply? Click the “Project site application” icon to get started.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, please submit as soon as possible to allow enough time for application evaluation, member recruitment and enrollment.

Forms

Within the application, you’ll need to complete and attach the following documents:

  • a WSC/WRC position description form and recruitment worksheet for each unique member position in the project
  • project performance plan (output and outcome impact goals)
  • wage theft prevention certification (required by State contracting rules).

You can download them prior to starting your application (see below). Alternatively, you’ll be able to start an application and pause to complete the forms at the steps provided.

Links to WSC and WRC performance measurement instructions are located in the RFA Guidance Document.

Project Performance Plans
Member Position Descriptions
MyAmeriCorps Recruitment Worksheets
Certification Form