Become a TerraCorps Member

Apply to Serve

The TerraCorps program is less than a year, but lasts a lifetime.

TerraCorps members work towards breaking down barriers to equitable land stewardship across rural, suburban and urban landscapes. As a Member, you will work directly with a local land stewardship organization to plant seeds of rejuvenation and build lasting relationships. Through your service, you will support the healthy growth of local communities and environments while building your professional network and skillset.

How Do TerraCorps Members Serve?

TerraCorps Members serve in a range of Coordinator positions within our Service Site partner organizations. These roles are focused on a range of activities including:

The Member Application Process

Learn About TerraCorps

Apply to Serve

Interview with Service Sites

Complete AmeriCorps Onboarding

Attend TerraCorps Orientation & Training

Serve With Your Host Organization

Benefits of Service

  • Up to $11,520 (pre-tax) over the 8-month term of service
  • $4,441 (pre-tax) Segal Education Award upon successful completion of service. 
  • Health insurance coverage. 
  • Partial child care reimbursements. 
  • Forbearance of most federally-guaranteed student loans, and payment of interest accrued during service. 
  • Qualified eligibility for SNAP benefits in RI and SNAP/HIP benefits in MA, 
  • Mentorship, training, and career development opportunities while serving directly with community-based nonprofits.
  • The personal rewards of national service and community engagement
  • Lifelong access to a diverse and growing community after service

Start your TerraCorps member application

Ready to become a part of the TerraSphere?
The journey starts here.

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Recruitment for the next TerraCorps Service Year begins in April 2022!

If you are interested in hearing more about these positions, please complete the form below!