Match Corps, an AmeriCorps program, is a one-year urban education fellowship. Recent college graduates from top universities across the country commit a year to closing the achievement gap in Boston, one student at a time. Match Corps Members tutor small groups of students in grades 1-12 and partner closely with families. Tutors are integral members of high-performing school teams in some of the best schools in America and discover what it takes to change the lives of kids.
$15,000 living allowance
$5,775 education award (upon successful completion of service term)
Subsidized housing with other Corps members (optional)
Eligibility for health insurance coverage
Student loan forbearance (on qualifying loans)
Experience at a nationally-recognized organization
Lifelong friendships with other Corps members
Preparation for Life after Match Corps:
If you would like to become an outstanding classroom teacher in a high performing urban school, you may apply now to enroll in the Sposato Graduate School of Education during your Match Corps year. If you're interested, click here to learn more about Sposato and the opportunity it offers.
If you're not planning on teaching, we will support you with job placement or graduate school admissions. Many of our alumni pursue careers in medicine, law, business, government, the non-profit sector, and other fields. Match Corps has a strong alumni network eager to help you as you embark upon your career.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
Subject to criminal background check
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