VISTA Benefits

Watch this short video to learn more about the benefits of serving as a VISTA member.

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Living Allowance
Receive a modest bi-weekly living allowance to cover basic expenses. The amount is determined by the county where you will serve. See amounts by county here​

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Non-Competitive Eligibility (NCE)
NCE is a unique hiring path that makes it easier for federal agencies to hire you.

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Relocation Allowance
If you move 50+ miles from your home to a new community, you receive relocation travel assistance and a settling-in allowance.

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Professional Development Training
Attend in-person and virtual professional development opportunities throughout the year.

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End of Service Award
Choose between a Segal Education Award ($6,195) to pay for a range of education expenses or a cash stipend ($1,800).

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Child Care
You may be eligible to receive up to $400/month for child care if you have children under the age of 13.

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Healthcare Benefit
Enroll in either reimbursement for healthcare or a healthcare plan. Dental and vision are included, as are telehealth services.

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And many more benefits…
You can find them at VISTACampus.gov/in-service/benefits-service.

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