AmeriCorps - Iowa logo AmeriCorps Member Enrollment

AmeriCorps Members come from diverse backgrounds, have a passion for community service and compassion for those in need of support.  In order for a member to be eligible for the service, the following expectations must be met:

An AmeriCorps member must:

  • Be at least 17 years of age at the commencement of service or be an out-of-school youth of at least 16 years of age participating in a youth corps-type program or an out-of-school youth of at least 16 years of age enrolled in a program for economically disadvantaged youth as defined in the Act (42 USC 12572A9)
  • Have a high school diploma or its equivalent, or be in the process of obtaining one.
  • Be a citizen, national or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States.
  • Photo identification and member age eligibility documentation required to be retained
  • Must pass the National Service Criminal History background check requirements 

Enrollment Forms

Member Invitation Form PDF

Member Enrollment Process (New Members) PDF

Member Enrollment Process (Returning Members) PDF

Member Enrollment Check List (New Members) PDF

Member Enrollment Check List (Returning Members) PDF

Employment Eligibility Verification I-9 Form PDF

Equal Opportunity PDF                                                

Federal W-4 Form PDF

State W-4 Form PDF

Confidential Personal Data Form PDF

Background Check Disclosure and Authorization PDF

Fingerprint Check Instructions PDF

Waiver Agreement and Statement (FBI Fingerprint Check) PDF

FBI Fingerprint Card Acknowledgement Form PDF

FBI Fingerprint Card DCI Billing Form PDF

Accompaniment Documentation PDF