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Peace Corps Response Events

Peace Corps Response provides opportunities for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) and experienced professionals to undertake challenging, short-term (3-12 month) assignments in various program areas around the world.

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Peace Corps Response Google+ Hangout

Unable to attend the in-person information sessions?

View this Google+ Hangout to find out more information about our exciting new programs, upcoming assignments, and application process.

Open Office Hours

Open Office Hours
First and Third Friday of every month.
1:00 - 4:00p.m.

Do you have questions about Peace Corps Response and want to talk with a recruiter one-on-one? Contact pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to schedule an in-person or phone appointment during office hours.

May 4–5, 2015

Lunchtime Information Session
May 4, 2015, 12:30–1:00 p.m.: Lunchtime Information Session
May 5, 2015, 2:00–4:00 p.m.: Table at Career Fair

Metcalfe Federal Building
77 West Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604

Register for the career conference. Please note: The conference is open to returned Peace Corps Volunteers.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Chicago, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

May 14–16, 2015

AARP Life at 50+ Spring 2015 Convention

Miami Beach Convention Center
1901 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Visit the exhibit hall to speak with representatives from Peace Corps Response, the Global Health Service Partnership and Peace Corps, and to learn about using your seasoned professional skills in a service assignment.

Register for the event. Please note: event is not open to the public and does have a fee.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Miami, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

May 15, 2015

Evening Information Session

May 15, 2015, 6:00 - 7:00pm
Miami Beach Botanical Garden Butterfly Room
2000 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Attend this information session for the opportunity to meet Returned Peace Corps volunteers who served after the age of 45 and learn how your life experiences can make a difference in a community overseas! While this event is open to people of any age, the primary focus will be for older volunteers. Recruiters from both Peace Corps Response and the 2-year Peace Corps program will be on hand to answer questions.

The Miami Beach Botantical Garden is located directly across the street from the Miami Beach Convention Center. This event is free and open to all.

June 3-4, 2015

West Coast Regional Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Career Fair

June 3, 2015, 12:30–1:00 p.m: Lunchtime Information Session
June 4, 2015, 2:00–4:00 p.m.: Booth at Career Fair
Oakland Federal Building
1301 Clay St.
Oakland, CA 94612

Register for the career conference. Please note: The conference is open to returned Peace Corps Volunteers.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in San Francisco, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

June 4, 2015

Information Session for the Public

June 4, 2015, 6:00 pm – 7:30 p.m.
Berkeley Library South Branch
1901 Russell St.
Berkeley, CA 94703

Register for the Information Session.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in the Bay Area, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

June 5-6, 2015

Peace Corps Connect Conference

June 5 & 6, 2015, 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m: Booth at Exhibit Hall
June 6, 2015, 10:15 – 11:15 a.m.: Peace Corps Response Information Session
UC Berkeley
2650 Durant Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94720

Register for the career conference. Please note: The conference is open to the public and does have a fee.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in San Francisco, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

June 11-14, 2015

Information Session

June 11, 6:30–7:30 p.m.: Open information session on Peace Corps and Peace Corps Response. Join us to learn more about both short and long-term assignments overseas, including the application process, benefits of serving, the types of positions we offer and how to be a competitive candidate.

Boston Public Library – Brighton Branch - Young Adult Mezzanine (Level 2)
40 Academy Hill Road
Brighton, MA 02135
Office Hours
June 12, 2015, 2:00–7:00 p.m.: Schedule an appointment with a recruiter by emailing pcresponse@peacecorps.gov

Boston Common Coffee Co.
515 Washington St.
Boston, MA 02111

2015 Boston Pride Parade and Festival
June 13, 2015, 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.: Booth at Festival
June 13, 2015, 12:00 p.m.: Parade

City Hall Plaza
City Hall Square
Boston, MA 02109

Peace Corps Social
June 13, 2015: 6:30–8:30 p.m.: Bring family, friends and colleagues to drop in and meet Returned Peace Corps Volunteers, Recruiters, prospective and current applicants.

21st Amendment 150 Bowdoin Street
Boston, MA 02108

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Boston, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

July 8-10, 2015

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Convention

July 8, 2015, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.: Exposition and Job Fair
July 10, 2015, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.: Exposition and Job Fair
Salt Palace Convention Center
100 SW Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Register for the career conference. Please note: The convention is open to the public and does have a fee.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Salt Lake City, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

July 9, 2015

Northeast Regional Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Career Fair

July 9, 2015, 1:00–1:30 p.m.: Lunchtime Information Session
July 9, 2015, 2:00–4:00 p.m.: Booth at Career Fair
NYU-Wasserman Center for Career Development
140 E. 14th St., 2nd floor
New York, NY 10003

Register for the career conference. Please note: The conference is open to returned Peace Corps Volunteers.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in New York, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

August 7, 2015

National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Convention

August 7, 2015, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.: Recruitment Expo
Hilton Anatole
2201 North Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, TX 75207

Register for the recruitment expo. Please note: The expo is open to the public and is free.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Dallas, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

August 10-11, 2015

Rocky Mountain Regional Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Career Fair

August 10, 2015, 12:30–1:00 p.m.: Lunchtime Information Session
August 11, 2015, 2:00–4:00 p.m.: Booth at Career Fair
Byron Rogers Federal Building
1961 Stout St.
Long’s Peak Conference Room
Denver, CO 80294

Register for the career conference. Please note: The conference is open to returned Peace Corps Volunteers.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Denver, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

November 2-4, 2015

American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition

November 2, 2015, 9:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.: Public Health Expo
November 3, 2015, 9:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.: Public Health Expo
November 4, 2015, 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.: Public Health Expo
McCormick Place
2301 S. Martin Luther King Drive
Chicago, IL 60616

Register for the public health expo. Please note: The expo is open to the public and does have a fee.

If you would like to meet with a Peace Corps Response recruiter individually in Chicago, please email pcresponse@peacecorps.gov to set up an appointment.

Questions? Contact Peace Corps Response at pcresponse@peacecorps.gov.

Learn more about Peace Corps Response with this overview of the expanded program.
Peace Corps Response Overview (PDF)

*To be eligible for Peace Corps Response service you must be at least 18 years of age and a U.S. citizen, a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV) or have at least 10 years of professional experience.

Last updated May 06 2015