+ AM I ELIGIBLE FOR THE NATIONAL TEACHING FELLOWSHIP?

To be eligible for the Fellowship, the following statements must be true about you:

  • I have completed at least 60 credit hours or its equivalent at an accredited college or university (according to the standard 1 credit hour, per hour spent in class per week).
  • I am a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Please note in order to serve with AmeriCorps you must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. This condition does not extend to other employment opportunities with Citizen Schools.
  • I have worked or volunteered with children for 2+ months in a role which included core responsibilities such as mentorship, supervision, camp counselor, teaching, tutoring, coach, swim instructor, counseling individual students, or groups of students.

+ WHAT IS THE APPLICATION DEADLINE?

Candidates will be selected on a rolling basis until all AmeriCorps service opportunities have been filled.

+ WHEN CAN I EXPECT TO HEAR BACK?

You can expect to hear from us regarding the status of your application within one week of submitting your application.

+ IF Iā€™M NOT MOVING FORWARD, WILL I STILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE?

Yes. Once you have completed any step in the application process, a member of the Talent team will reach out to you within one week to let you know your status and whether or not you will be moving forward.

If you have additional questions, please contact a member of our team at 888-364-7734 (option 1), 9am ā€“ 5pm EST.