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The application process begins by selecting a service model and finding an open position.

Peace Corps Volunteer
2 years, 3 months
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Peace Corps Response
Up to 12 months
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Virtual Service Pilot
3-6 months
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If you are flexible in where you serve for the two-year Peace Corps Volunteer program, our experts can match you with a position and country based on your experience and preferences.

Serve where you’re needed most

After Peace Corps, you can continue to put your skills to work for a better world. Discover more opportunities with trusted organizations at home and abroad.

Government

Returned Volunteers can use the skills they acquired through service abroad to make an impact at one of 400+ federal government agencies. Careers in government offer diverse opportunities for public service, including roles in international diplomacy, environmental conservation, and public health.

USAJobs.gov lists open positions in the federal government, and there are special hiring paths for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Check them out to explore federal employment opportunities.

The Peace Corps

You can keep your Peace Corps journey going. Check out opportunities to serve abroad again, serve virtually, or work as a Peace Corps staff member.

Peace Corps Response

Experienced professionals join short-term, high-impact service assignments in communities around the world. Bring your expertise and experience to the projects where you are needed the most.

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Peace Corps Virtual Service Pilot

Be among the hundreds of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and private citizens who donate their time and engage with partners on short-term, virtual projects that support communities abroad.

Discover virtual service opportunities

Staff positions with the Peace Corps

These positions allow returning Peace Corps and eligible Peace Corps Response Volunteers the opportunity to work in the federal government while continuing to support the Peace Corps mission.

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AmeriCorps

Each year, AmeriCorps offers 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve in the U.S. through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups. Whether your service makes a community safer, gives a child a second chance, or helps protect the environment, you'll be getting things done as a member of AmeriCorps.

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Additional opportunities

Additional service opportunities are available with well-recognized organizations, both domestically and abroad.

Rotary International

Rotary International offers Returned Peace Corps Volunteers ways to connect with like-minded professional and personal networks to continue their commitment to local and international community service and to further global peace and understanding of peoples and cultures. Volunteer opportunities include Clubs, Action Groups, and Fellowships.

Learn more about Rotary International

The Corps Network

The Corps Network represents service and conservation programs that annually enroll more than 29,000 young men and women in visible and valued public work across the U.S. Members revitalize communities, prepare young people for adulthood, build civic spirit through service, and preserve and restore the environment.

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America’s Service Commision

The national service field is comprised of a network of 52 governor-led state and territorial service commissions across the United States that provide or receive resources for AmeriCorps programs, host service years, manage conservation corps programs, and/or serve as volunteer-connecting organizations. Visit the ASC website to find service programs and initiatives as well as volunteer and career opportunities in your state or territory.

Learn more about ASC

Climate Corps

The American Climate Corps (ACC) empowers a new, diverse generation to tackle two major challenges in our time: environmental injustice and climate change. ACC equips individuals with the career training and hands-on skills to make change and work with others to reimagine and reorient the course of lives in communities, the country, and the planet.

Learn more about Climate Corps