VISTA Summer Associates Program

Overview

Contact


Carly Collins
406-247-8675
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.

Important Dates


  • Service Term: June 2020 to August 2020
  • On-Site Orientation Training: June 2020 
  • Host Site Service Start Date: June 2020 

Summer Associate Benefits


In addition to making a credible effort to help people escape poverty, Summer Associates receive the following benefits:     
  • EXCLUSIVE!!!:

    $500 housing allowance. Amount payable directly to landlord or student housing. A lease must be provided for housing verification.  ​
  • Living Allowance: $236/week; paid bi-weekly
  • Segal AmeriCorps Education Award: $1,290 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.

Summer 2020 Opportunities - TBD