TeenCorps

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The ACE TeenCorps Program invites local high-school students from Albany and Schenectady to join a national movement by committing to a 300-hour term of service during their senior year of high school.  Through this opportunity, they are able to learn valuable skills, build their resumes and recieve a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award all while making a difference in the community.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Maintain 2.75 GPA
  • Meet regularly with Siena College AmeriCorps Staff
  • Create Community Learning Agreement and Service Accomplishments
  • Log hours daily and sign hours monthly
  • Complete 300 hours of direct (hands on) community service

TEEN CORPS BENEFITS

  • $1,175.00 in a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award
  • Becoming a part of a national movement
  • Some college application fee waivers
  • An opportunity to build your resume

WHAT TO BRING FOR ORIENTATION

  • Complete the online AmeriCorps survey before you attend your AmeriCorps Orientation. There is a confirmation at the end of the survey that you should print out and bring with you.
  • Government Issued Photo ID (permit, license, passport, etc.) that is not expired
  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card (must be signed)
  • Passport (if you have one)
  • Printed out confirmation of your completion of the online survey