Host site application period is closed: Deadline was March 23, 2018.
Minnesota GreenCorps is now reviewing applications from organizations interested in hosting an AmeriCorps member for the 2018-2019 program year.
Preview of the upcoming program year
The MPCA plans to place up to 42 full-time members with host sites throughout Minnesota for the 2018-2019 program year. Members serve approximately 40 hours a week for 11 months beginning in mid- to late September 2018 through August 2019.
Eligible organizations include public entities (local, regional, state, tribal), school districts, not for profit institutions of higher education, and 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.
Organizations may apply for Minnesota GreenCorps members who will serve on projects in these areas:
- Air pollutant reduction
- Waste reduction, recycling, and organics management
- Green infrastructure improvements
- Community readiness and outreach
Operation of the 2018-2019 program year is contingent on receiving funds. Confirmation of funding may not be available prior to the application deadline.