Careers

Whether it’s been three months or three decades since service, RPCV Careers helps you leverage your Peace Corps experience and prepare you for your next career move.

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Recently I accepted a position at a Washington, D.C., think tank where I had dreamed of landing a position. The help that I received from the RPCV career center was a significant contributing factor to my job success.

Allison, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Guatemala


Career events and webinars

View our career events where you’ll find opportunities to attend in-person and virtual career conferences, job fairs, employer info sessions, workshops, and more. Watch past virtual events on our RPCV Careers YouTube channel.

View career events


One-on-one career consultations

Request an in-person or virtual meeting with one of our experienced Career Development Specialists. These specialists can review your résumé, help you sharpen your interview skills, or provide general career counseling. Spaces are limited, so request your consultation today.

Email [email protected]


Graduate school funding

Peace Corps offers benefits for graduate school. Take advantage of the Paul D. Coverdell Fellows program which offers financial assistance for graduate schools to RPCVs.

Details on Paul D. Coverdell Fellows program


Support services

Access the documentation and information you need to manage your health care, career, student loans, and taxes after service.

See available support services


Want to hire an RPCV?

Explore resources to access to the highly skilled, diverse, and continually growing pool of returned Volunteers.

View resources for employers


Virtual communities