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College Corps

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Norco College, Moreno Valley College, and R​iver​side City College have joined forces with #CaliforniansForAll College Corps to offer up to 50 students local service opportunities in community organizations, such as food banks, climate action organizations, and K-12 schools
​ for the 2022 - 23 academic year.

 

College Corps program has three core goals:

  • Goal 1: Engage students in meaningful service opportunities that build career pathways, leadership skills and civic responsibility.
  • Goal 2: Help students from diverse backgrounds graduate college on time and with less debt.
  • Goal 3: Support the work of community-based organizations focused on key local priorities.

Benefits of College Corps 

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College Corps fellows who complete requirements of the program will:

  • ​Earn up to $10,000 to he​​lp pay for college;  ​

  • Gain real-world experience and skills to add to your resume;

  • ​Receive practical training and opportunities for professional development and networking; 

  • ​Connect with service-oriented student leaders working toward a common purpose within your community and across the state;

  • ​Earn college credit. 

Student Commitment

  • ​​​​​Commit to a total of 450 service hours during the 2022 - 23 academic year (approximately 12-15 hours per week).

  • Service hours will be completed within local K-12 schools, food banks/pantries, climate action organizations, or agencies providing post-carceral services. (Placement sites will be organized and assigned by the program based on students’ interests).

  • Actively participate in trainings, team meetings, and weekly seminars.

  • ​Engage in service initiatives as assigned.

Compensation 

  • ​​$7,000 Stipend (provided in monthly installments)
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  • $3,000 Education Award (upon completion of the program)

Eligibility

  • ​​Be at least 18 years old;

  • ​Attend either Riverside City College, Moreno Valley College, or Norco College;

  • Be enrolled in 12 or more units each semester;

  • Maintain good academic standing;

  • Submit FAFSA or Dream Act Application for 2022 - 23 by June 1;

  • Current U.S. citizen, U.S. National or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States (copy of U.S birth certificate, passport or Legal Permanent Resident Card), or AB 540 Dreamer;
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  • Complete all background checks upon hire. (Not required for AB 540 Dreamer students).

Apply

​PROGRAM TIMELINe
​May 30, 2022






Application Deadline ​​
June 2022
Student Interviews 
June 27 - 30, 2022
Notification of Selection
July 2022
Background Checks (Not required for AB 540 Dreamer students) 
​August 2022
​Program begins with Orientation
​June 2023

Program Ends​

​Contact Us

Patricia A. Gill

(951) 739-7803

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