Work for the World
The Peace Corps
We take a different approach to making a difference. If you are inspired by impact that is hands-on, grassroots-driven, and lasting, learn more about our mission.
Resiliency is required. Heart is essential.
2021 Lillian Carter Award
The Lillian Carter Award recognizes the extraordinary impact Peace Corps Volunteers over the age of 50 have made around the globe and in the United States.
Take on New Challenges
From leading health campaigns to boosting local entrepreneurship to teaching digital literacy, we offer a range of opportunities for making a difference. If you need help finding the best fit, contact a recruiter.
Check out our Volunteer openings and get inspired.
Interested in the Peace Corps? Have a question about your application?
Dr. Bishnu Maya Pariyar, who overcame immense obstacles of gender and caste discrimination in Nepal, shares a deeply personal story that shows us nothing is impossible.
Peace Corps Response: Short term. High impact.
Peace Corps Life: Answers. Life Hacks. Perspectives.
Check out our Media Library to get a view of the world.
After service, connect and stay active in the Peace Corps community.