VISTA - Washington Campus Compact

VISTA Benefits

  • In exchange for their service, VISTA members recieve:

    • Choice of End of Service $5,920 Education Award or $1,800 Cash Stipend
    • Monthly Living Allowance
    • Forbearance of Federal Student Loans
    • Relocation Allowance
    • Health Coverage
    • Possible Food Benefits
    • Skills Development and Training for the Nonprofit or Public Sector
    • 1 year of non-competitive eligibility for federal jobs
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  • Program qualifications include:

    • College Degree or equivalent experience
    • 18 years or older, no upper age limit
    • U.S. Citizen or legal resident
    • Self-motivated; ability to work independently with minimal supervision
    • Excellent computer skills
    • Some public speaking experience
    • Strong documentation and organizational skills
    • Commitment to serve full-time for one year
    • Knowledge and interest of working with college students and community based organizations
    • Strong interest in community service and civic engagement