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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.

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Ready to be part of something bigger? Learn about different ways to serve boldly.
Peace Corps Volunteer
2 years, 3 months

Immersive experiences in nearly 60 countries

Volunteers live and work with community members on locally prioritized projects, receiving a living allowance and other support as they build relationships, exchange cultures, and help transform lives for generations.

  • For U.S. citizens who are at least 18 years old
  • Applicants should have a four-year degree or relevant work experience
  • Be humble, flexible, and ready to work

Peace Corps Response
Up to 12 months

Short-term, high-impact opportunities abroad

Apply your years of experience to collaborating with communities on specialized short-term assignments with long-lasting impact. Receive a living allowance and other support as you work to make change together.

  • For U.S. citizens who are at least 18 years old
  • Applicants should have relevant professional experience, an advanced degree, or specialized certifications
  • Be culturally competent and ready to collaborate

A way to serve remotely.

Virtual Service Pilot. Collaborate virtually for 3-6 months by donating your skills to support grassroots efforts across the globe without relocating.

Not sure which way to serve is for you?

Compare what you'll do, how you'll serve, the benefits, and more to help determine the right opportunity for you.