Gain Global Skills for Your Future and Make a Difference for Others
Peace Corps offers the experience of a lifetime, and comes with unique career and higher education advantages. Use your skills and knowledge to help others around the world, and bring that experience back home to benefit your career and community. Begin your path to leadership with Peace Corps.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Lansing Downtown Library
401 S Capital Ave
Lansing, MI 48906
Click here for more details and to pre-register for this event. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring a friend!
Stop by for coffee and discuss launching your career with Peace Corps:
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fulton Street Farmers Market
1147 Fulton St E
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Information Session at Grand Valley State
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Kirkhof Center 2266
1 N Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49401
Click Here for more details and to pre-register for this event. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring a friend!
Thursday, July 11, 2013
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Click Here for more details and to schedule an appointment.
Peace Corps is filling programs for 2014. Apply online to be considered, interviewed and nominated for an assignment. The sooner we receive your application, the sooner we can match your skill sets and interests to remaining assignment openings.
More About Peace Corps
Make a difference in the lives of others and your own. As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you will help a community in need, gain valuable cross-cultural skills, and become a citizen of the world. Other benefits Include:
- Full health & dental coverage in service
- Paid living expenses & $7,425 upon service completion
- Deferment/partial cancellation for some student loans
- Graduate school programs with financial assistance
- Job placement support and Federal employment advantage
- International, leadership and field experience for the job market
Your service begins with three months of comprehensive training and is sustained with the support of in-country Peace Corps staff, including safety and security and medical officers. Host families and local counterparts help you acclimate to your community and program.
More than 8,000 Volunteers of all backgrounds and ages are serving in a variety of fields in more than 75 countries. Peace Corps Volunteers must be U.S. citizens and at least 18 years of age, but there is no upper age limit. Read more or watch a video about how Peace Corps service makes a difference for the communities served, the volunteers themselves, and here in the U.S.
Find Midwest Peace Corps news and volunteer stories at http://midwestpcvs.wordpress.com.