AmeriCorps Member Application


  • Capital Region Habitat (Lansing) - Homeowner Outreach Liaison; Habi-Kids Coordinator; Volunteer Outreach Liaison (All Halftime)
  • Lakeshore Habitat (Holland) - Homeowner Services Liaison
  • Saginaw-Shiawassee Habitat (Saginaw) - Construction Liaison

**Please note that applications for positions/locations other than the ones listed above will not be considerd**

Michigan Habitat's AmeriCorps Program provides capacity building assistance to Habitat for Humanity affiliates within the state of Michigan.  Our members provide support specifically in the following areas:

  • Construction¬†
  • Homeowner/Family Services
  • Volunteer Recruitment¬†

General Applicant Requirements:

  • A U.S. citizen, U.S. national or lawful permanent resident;
  • At least 17 years of age at the commencement of service. Individuals under 18 years of age must provide written consent from a parent or legal guardian;
  • High School Diploma or GED;
  • No previous convictions for Criminal Sexual Conduct;
  • Understanding of local affiliate service area applicant is applying for preferred;
  • Commitment to National Service;
  • Previous experience working with diverse populations (age, socioeconomic standing, etc.) and experience within the scope of the position is a plus.

All applicants must submit to a criminal background check which includes an FBI check for members having reoccurring access to vulnerable populations.

AmeriCorps Member Benefits

  • Living Stipend totaling $13,000 (fulltime positions) or $6,750 (halftime positions)
  • Education Award worth $5,815 (fulltime) or $2,907.50 (halftime)
  • Fulltime members are eligible for healthcare and childcare benefits through the program
  • Numerous professional development & networking opportunities

Please complete the application below to apply for a slot for the 2017-2018 Michigan Habitat's AmeriCorps Program:

Please enter the best number at which to reach you using the format (XXX)XXX-XXX
Please list the institutions you have attended, starting with the most recent, and the level of education attained (High School Diploma/GED, Some College, Bachelor's Degree, etc.)
Please list previous employers within the last 5 years. Include the following: employer name, location, supervisor, length of employment, position title, and key responsibilities.
Criminal History Check Authorization
Please answer the following questions fully. Existence of a criminal conviction or juvenile adjudication may or may not, depending on the circumstances, disqualify you from consideration. however, any intentional misrepresentation or omission will disqualify you from service with Michigan Habitat's AmeriCorps Program. Do not include any minor traffic violations.
Please list any offenses, without including any minor traffic violations, of which you have been convicted that may show up on a criminal history check.
Typing your name indicates your electronic signature and is as binding as a handwritten signature.
Please enter your birthday for background check purposes. Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, Inc., will not share personal information with outside parties.