The VISTA Summer Associates Program is a 10-week service opportunity for members who are available to the project on a full-time basis. As a Summer Associate, your contribution will have an actual and credible impact on low-income individuals and families in Billings, Montana!
Summer Associates must be: at least 18 years of age at the beginning of service; a U.S. Citizen, National or Legal Resident. Applicants on the National Sex Offenders Public Registry are not eligible for service.
Service Term:June 8, 2020 to August 16, 2020
On-Site Orientation Training: June 8 - 12, 2020
Host Site Service Start Date: June 15, 2020
Summer Associate Benefits
In addition to making a credible effort to help people escape poverty, Summer Associates receive the following benefits:
$500 housing allowance. Amount payable directly to landlord or student housing. A lease must be provided for housing verification.
Living Allowance: $239/week; paid bi-weekly
Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: $1,311 or an end-of-service Summer Stipend $345
Need Summer Housing?: MSU-B student housing is available for $110/week - double or $130/week - single. Click the link to apply today: Student Housing Information
Not provided: Summer Associates do not receive health benefits or paid personal / medical leave.