Corps members camp and serve in the back country of Western Colorado. Corps members earn a weekly stipend, plus food and lodging when required to camp at project site. Career training takes place primarily in a back country setting and involves building and maintaining trails and fences, invasive species removal, and habitat restoration. Learn to camp, cook, orienteer, and live in a community setting. Corps members also have the opportunity to earn up to $2,960.00, in addition to a weekly stipend, from an AmeriCorps Education Award (restrictions apply). Member must not engage in any prohibited activities as listed in the AmeriCorps Member Service Agreement.
Education award upon successful completion of service, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
Less than High School Completed
Subject to criminal background check
17 - 25