The Resource Assistance for Rural Environments (RARE) Program, an AmeriCorps Program administered through the University of Oregon’s Institute for Policy Research and Engagement, has a mission to increase the capacity of rural communities to improve their economic, social, and environmental conditions, through the assistance of trained graduate-level members who live and serve in communities for 11 months (a minimum of 1,700 hours). Members will serve in capacity building positions in rural Oregon.
Childcare assistance if eligible, College Credit, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
Nine graduate credits
Subject to criminal background check