2024-2025 AmeriCorps VISTA Member Applications!

2024-2025 TMA AmeriCorps VISTA Project Locations

Serve your community! Engage in a year of paid volunteer service that advances equity and the work of campus-community partnerships! Transform Mid-Atlantic's 30+ AmeriCorps VISTA projects are currently recruiting for 2024-2025 AmeriCorps VISTA members across Maryland, DC, Delaware, and West Virginia. View 2024-2025 TMA AmeriCorps VISTA projects on the map below and keep scrolling down to learn more about each of the projects and openings!

 

As an AmeriCorps member in the VISTA program, you will support an organization to make sustainable change in areas that effect poverty, including education, public health, climate, access to benefits, and more. Through activities such as fundraising, grant writing, research, and volunteer recruitment, you will gain professional experience and leadership skills. This opportunity prepares you for a life of service in the public, private, or nonprofit sector.

AmeriCorps VISTA members are eligible for a host of benefits during their service year, including (*depending on site placement):

  • Stipend/Living allowance
  • Health Coverage
  • Relocation Allowance*
  • Segal AmeriCorps Education Award / End of Service Stipend upon successful completion of service
  • Eligibility for the President's Volunteer Service Award (PVSA)
  • Application waivers & scholarship opportunities at colleges & universities designated as Schools for National Service as an AmeriCorps VISTA alumni 
  • One year of non-competitive eligibility for federal employment opportunities after service year
  • Professional development opportunities through Transform Mid-Atlantic & partner organizations
  • Gym Membership, free on campus parking, & housing*
  • Childcare assistance, if eligible 

Bowie Bold: Feed the Need

Sponsor Organization: Bowie State University
Service Location:
Bowie, Maryland

Carroll Community College Wellbeing Coordinator


Sponsor Organization:
Carroll Community College
Service Location: Westminster, Maryland

Coppin State: A Civic Engagement Student Experience


Sponsor Organization:
Coppin State University
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

The Civic Circle – “Amplify Youth Voices” Project


Sponsor Organization:
The Civic Circle
Service Location: Silver Spring, Maryland

Delaware State University Substance Abuse Prevention

Sponsor Organization: Delaware State University
Service Location: Dover, Delaware

Eastern Shore Mentorship Council Project


Sponsor Organization:
Washington College
Service Location: Chestertown, Maryland

Eastern WV Community Connection to Food Insecurity


Sponsor Organization:
Eastern West Virginia Community & Technical College
Service Location: Moorefield, West Virginia

Goldey-Beacom College Community Engagement Project

Sponsor Organization: Goldey-Beacom College
Service Location: Wilmington, Delaware

Homes Not Borders Refugee Community Support VISTA


Sponsor Organization:
Homes Not Borders
Service Location: Landover, Maryland

Howard Community College: Dragon Family Closet

Sponsor Organization: Howard Community College
Service Location: Columbia, Maryland

City Schools / Johns Hopkins University Student Volunteer Mapping and Training

Sponsor Organization: Johns Hopkins University Center for Social Concern
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Loyola Strong York Road Schools


Sponsor Organization:
Loyola University Maryland
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Loyola York Road Food Access & Equity


Sponsor Organization:
Loyola University Maryland
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Maryland Nonprofits JDEI Program Expansion and Outreach

Sponsor Organization: Maryland Nonprofits
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Montgomery College Academic Coaching for Course and College Success


Sponsor Organization:
Montgomery College
Service Location: Rockville, Maryland

Neighborhood Design Center: Community Design Project

Sponsor Organization: Neighborhood Design Center
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Notre Dame of Maryland University York Road Education and Service (YES) Program


Sponsor Organization:
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Refugee Community Engagement Project – Baltimore

Sponsor Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Refugee Community Engagement Project – Silver Spring

Sponsor Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Service Location: Silver Spring, Maryland

Towson University Basic Needs Hub


Sponsor Organization: 
Towson University
Service Location: Towson, Maryland

University of Maryland, Baltimore Essentials for Success

Sponsor Organization: University of Maryland, Baltimore
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

UMBC Shriver Center – Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Center Project


Sponsor Organization:
The Shriver Center, UMBC
Service Location: Baltimore, Maryland

University of Maryland, College Park Food System Education Project

Sponsor Organization: University of Maryland, College Park
Service Location: College Park, Maryland

University of Maryland, College Park First Generation Student Success Project

Sponsor Organization: University of Maryland, College Park
Service Location: College Park, Maryland

University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks Corner Community Engagement Project

Sponsor Organization: University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Service Location: Princess Anne, Maryland