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How to apply - Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps

It’s not a job, it’s an opportunity!

We welcome individuals of all backgrounds and skill levels to help us achieve our vision of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. 

AmeriCorps members work together on a build site.

Thank you for your interest in joining Habitat AmeriCorps! Please begin your application using the instructions below.

1) First, make sure you:

  • Are a U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident.
  • Are 18 or older.
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Note: Each site may have specific requirements related to their positions that are noted on the position descriptions.

2) Create a profile through My AmeriCorps |  Create your profile.

  • A profile is required before applying for any position.
  • Follow these tips for completing your My AmeriCorps profile and application(s):
  • In your Motivational Statement, explain why you are interested in committing to a year of service.
  • Make sure you have two completed references. References cannot be friends or family.
  • Placements are competitive; we suggest you apply to multiple opportunities
  • Once you’ve created your profile, search for specific Habitat for Humanity service opportunities through My AmeriCorps.

3) Apply | Once you find an opportunity you would like to apply for, log in to your My AmeriCorps profile.

  • On the left hand menu select “Applicant Home,” and then “Search Listings.”
  • Select the program type you are interested in (AmeriCorps State/National or AmeriCorps VISTA, if applicable).
  • Designate the state where the opportunity is located (if applicable).
  • Under program name, type “Habitat for Humanity”.
  • Finally, click the “Apply Now” button and follow the steps provided.

Thank you for your interest in serving with Habitat for Humanity!  For questions about AmeriCorps and national service, contact us.