Do you want to do something meaningful after GRADUATION?
Are you interested in being a role model to help struggling students succeed in school?
Are you ready to change to the world with City Year?
City Year is a nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service, giving them the skills and opportunities to change the world. As tutors, mentors and role models, these diverse young leaders make a difference in the lives of children and transform schools and neighborhoods. City Year is a proud member of AmeriCorps.
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At City Year's 22 locations across the United States, corps members serve full-time for 10 months, each providing more than 1,700 hours of service. Corps members serve in schools as tutors, mentors, role models and leaders of after-school programs. As a City Year corps member, you will help students stay on track and get back on track to graduate by helping them improve course performance, attendance and behavior. City Year provides real world experiences of incomparable value in terms of personal and professional development.
LAST Application Deadline: April 30
Seniors Apply NOW
Locations: Providence, Rhode Island; Boston, MA; Baton Rouge, LA; Chicago, IL; Cleveland, OH; Columbia, SC; Columbus, OH; Denver, CO; Detroit, MI; Little Rock/North Little Rock, AR; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Milwaukee, WI; New Hampshire; New Orleans, LA; New York, NY; Orlando, FL; Greater Philadelphia, PA; San Antonio, TX; San Jose/Silicon Valley, CA; Seattle/King County, WA; and Washington D.C.
- $5,550 educational award for student loans or graduate study
- Access to graduate scholarships specifically for City Year alumni at almost 50 schools
- Bi weekly living stipend
- Federal loan forbearance