Join AmeriCorps NCCC

AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) is the only full-time residential program through AmeriCorps. 


  • A 10-month, team-based program
  • Open to men and women between the ages of 18 and 24.
  • NCCC members serve in teams based out of five campuses located across the country, including one in Vinton, Iowa.
    • Each team receives basic training before embarking on a series of short-term (six to eight week) service projects in their region. Projects may address needs related to disaster relief, public safety, environmental concerns, education, and unmet human needs.
    • Members serving in AmeriCorps NCCC are provided with housing, meals, medical benefits, uniforms, and may be eligible for child care assistance, if necessary.
    • They receive a limited living allowance and a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award once they successfully complete their term of service.
    • Applicants to NCCC must meet the same education and citizenship requirements of other AmeriCorps programs.

Ready to join AmeriCorps NCCC?  Apply online at or contact the North Central Region Campus at 319.472.9664 or for more information about recent and upcoming NCCC service sites.

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